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noun 
  1. A deliberate affront or slight.
I hope the people we couldn't invite don't see it as a .
  1. A sudden checking of a cable or rope.
Translations: 
  • German: Brí¼skierung
    (trans-mid)
  • Spanish: desaire
    (trans-bottom) (trans-top, A sudden checking of a cable or rope)
    (trans-mid)
    (trans-bottom)
verb (snubb, ing)
  1. (transitive) To slight, ignore or behave coldly toward someone.
  2. (transitive) To turn down; to dismiss.
    He snubbed my offer to help.
  3. (transitive) To stub out (a cigarette etc).
  4. (transitive) To halt the movement of a rope etc by turning it about a cleat or bollard etc; to secure a vessel in this manner.
Translations: 
  • German: ablehnen, abtun, ausschlagen (offer)
    (trans-mid)
    (trans-bottom) (trans-top, To stub out (a cigarette etc))
    (trans-mid)
    (trans-bottom) (trans-top, To halt the movement of a rope etc by turning it about a cleat or bollard etc; to secure a vessel in this manner)
    (trans-mid)
    (trans-bottom)
adjective 
  1. conspicuously short
a snub-nosed revolver
Translations: 
  • Italian: camuso

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