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throws cold water on

phrase
present tense third-person singular of throw cold water on

Synonyms & Antonyms of throws cold water on

to lessen the courage or confidence of
  • Her parents threw cold water on her dream of becoming a poet.

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“Throws cold water on.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/throws%20cold%20water%20on. Accessed 8 Dec. 2021.

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