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not be on speaking terms

C2 If you are not on ​speakingterms with someone, you ​refuse to speak to them because you are ​angry with them: They had an ​argument last ​night and now they're not on ​speakingterms (with each other).
(Definition of not be on speaking terms from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “not be on speaking terms”
in Chinese (Simplified) (因生气)互不理睬…
in Chinese (Traditional) (因生氣)互不理睬, 冷戰…
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