GRE Word List
reject bluntly; snub; beat back; Ex. She rebuffed his invitation; N.
The meaning of the word rebuff is reject bluntly; snub; beat back; Ex. She rebuffed his invitation; N..
|synoptic||providing a general overview; summary; N. synopsis|
|antiquated||obsolete; old-fashioned; outdated|
|impart||grant a share of; make known; Ex. news to impart|
|languid||lacking energy or vitality; weary; sluggish; listless|
|satirical||using satire; mocking|
|snip||short quick cut with scissors; V: cut with scissors|
|cede||yield (title or territory) to (esp. after losing a war); surrender formally; N. cession|
|acrimonious||stinging; caustic; bitter in words or manner; N. acrimony: bitter ill-natured animosity in speech or behavior|
|imperious||domineering; too commanding; haughty; CF. imperial/emperor|