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stiff-arm

verb \ ˈstif-ˌärm \

Definition of stiff-arm

stiff-armed; stiff-arming; stiff-arms
2 : to treat with disdain or neglect : slight, snub

First Known Use of stiff-arm

1909

in the meaning defined at intransitive sense

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stiff-arm

noun

Definition of stiff-arm

First Known Use of stiff-arm

1927

in the meaning defined above

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