verb (used with object), snubbed, snub·bing.
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Origin of snub
OTHER WORDS FROM snubsnubber, nounsnub·bing·ly, adverbun·snubbed, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for snub
The drop is largely attributed to Tesla being snubbed from inclusion in the S&P 500 index on Friday, surprising investors who thought that the company was shoe-in for the list.
Undeterred by the snub in November, and denied a visa to Italy, Agca made plans for clandestine travel to Vatican City.
But alas, a snub is yet another of the many indignities Valerie Cherish shall endure.15 Enraging Golden Globe TV Snubs and Surprises: Amy Poehler, 'Mad Men' & More|Kevin Fallon|December 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Is it really a snub when Julia Louis-Dreyfus is the one winning the award?The Biggest Emmys Snubs and Surprises: 'Modern Family,' McConaughey, and More|Kevin Fallon|August 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Lest his snub be too subtle, Logan went on to single out and exclude Southerners for their “rebellious tyranny.”The Real Memorial Day: Oliver Wendell Holmes's Salute To A Momentous American Anniversary|Malcolm Jones|May 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“There are some who prefer to snub the Giorgio Armani show and go to Paris,” the designer said in a post-show press conference.Johnny Weir and Tara Lipinski Take on the Oscars; Giorgio Armani Is Unhappy With Anna Wintour|The Fashion Beast Team|February 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Naturally it gave her great pleasure to snub some one, especially a woman prettier than herself.A Soldier of the Legion|C. N. Williamson
It is perfectly lovely to be with you, and without mother and Isabel to snub me.A Reconstructed Marriage|Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr
He has a snub soft nose like Lady Scillys pug, with wrinkles on the bridge of it.The Celebrity at Home|Violet Hunt
This speech, which was not particularly good, has been universally considered as a snub to Disraeli.A Journal of the Reign of Queen Victoria 1837-1852 - (Volume 3 of 3)|Charles C. F. Greville
For it seemed as if which of the Shum famly should try to snub the poor thing most.Memoirs of Mr. Charles J. Yellowplush|William Makepeace Thackeray
British Dictionary definitions for snub
verb snubs, snubbing or snubbed (tr)
- an elastic shock absorber attached to a mooring line
- (as modifier)a snub rope