Translation of "rebuff" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


verb [ T ] uk /rɪˈbʌf/ us /rɪˈbʌf/ formal

to refuse to accept a helpful suggestion or offer from someone, often by answering in an unfriendly way

She rebuffed all suggestions that she should resign. 她斷然拒絕了所有勸她辭職的建議。
rebuff noun [ C ] uk us

Her desperate request for help was met with a rebuff. 她在絕境中求助,卻遭到了粗暴的拒絕。

(Translation of “rebuff” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)