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English definition of “give sb the time of day”

give sb the time of day

If someone will not give you the time of day, they are unfriendly and refuseto speak to you: We had an argument with our neighbours, and now they won't even give us the time of day.Not being friendlyNot saying muchBlunt and direct in speech and behaviour
(Definition of give sb the time of day from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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