Meaning of rebuff
Pronunciation: (n.ri-buf', rē'bufv.ri-buf'), [key]
- a blunt or abrupt rejection, as of a person making advances.
- a peremptory refusal of a request, offer, etc.; snub.
- a check to action or progress.
- to give a rebuff to; check; repel; refuse; drive away.
- rebuff (Thesaurus)