snub
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snub(
snuhb
)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to rebuff)
a. desairar
The boss snubbed Wanda again and gave the promotion to Bertha.El jefe desairó a Wanda otra vez y le dio el ascenso a Bertha.
b. desdeñar
After all the hard work I put into developing the plan, she snubbed it without even saying why.Después de todo mi trabajo duro desarrollando el plan, lo desdeñó sin ni siquiera decir por qué.
c. rechazar
They snubbed the offer to sell the company for nine billion dollars.Rechazaron la oferta de vender la empresa por nueve mil millones de dólares.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (slight)
a. el desaire
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Being sent to work in New York was not a snub. He could have been fired for what he did.Que lo enviaran a trabajar a Nueva York no fue un desaire. Podrían haberlo despedido por lo que hizo.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
3. (turned up)
a. respingón
Amanda looks like a doll with her cute little snub nose.Amanda se parece a una muñeca con su pequeña y preciosa nariz respingona.
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snub
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el desaire
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (general)
a. desairar
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snub [snʌb]
noun
desaire (m)
transitive verb
[+person] desairar; volver la espalda a; [+offer] rechazar;
snub [snʌb]
adjective
snub nose nariz (f) respingona
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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