Cold-shoulder meaning

Deliberate coldness or disregard; a slight or a snub.

Received the cold shoulder from several members of the club.

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Deliberate indifference or coldness; a slight, rebuff, or snub.
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(idiomatic) A deliberate act of disrespect; a slight or snub.
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To disrespect someone, especially by ignoring them.
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Origin of cold-shoulder

  • Possibly coined by Sir Walter Scott in 1816.

    From Wiktionary