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  Words related to turn down

Related / Similar Words: lower, lour, reject, spurn, freeze off, scorn, pooh-pooh, disdain, refuse, pass up, decline, turn away

 

Definition:
  • make lower or quieter; "turn down the volume of a radio";
  • take a downward direction; "The economy finally turned down after a long boom";
  • reject with contempt; "She spurned his advances";
  • refuse to accept; "He refused my offer of hospitality";
  • refuse entrance or membership; "They turned away hundreds of fans"; "Black people were often rejected by country clubs";

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    Hyponyms: rebuff, snub, repel, dishonor, dishonour, bounce

     

    Grouped Verbs: refuse, reject, pass up, decline, turn away, spurn, freeze off, scorn, pooh-pooh, disdain

     

    Derivational Morphology: lowering, nonacceptance, turndown, sneerer, scorner, spurner, cull, reject, declination, regrets, rejection, refusal

     

    Anagrams: turndown, downturn

     

     
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