Translation of "rebuff" - English-Mandarin 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. 她断然拒绝了所有劝她辞职的建议。
rebuff noun [ C ] uk us

Her desperate request for help was met with a rebuff. 她在绝境中求助,却遭到了粗暴的拒绝。

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