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cold shoulders

noun
plural of cold shoulder

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(Entry 1 of 2)

treatment that is deliberately unfriendly
  • at the party the two former friends consciously gave each other the cold shoulder

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cold-shoulders

verb
present tense third-person singular of cold-shoulder

Synonyms of cold-shoulders (Entry 2 of 2)

to deliberately ignore or treat rudely
  • cold-shouldered by his old friends after his family had lost all of its money

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“Cold shoulders.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/cold%20shoulders. Accessed 7 Dec. 2021.

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