cold shoulder


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a deliberate slight

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a refusal to recognize someone you know

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These loose-leaf, herb-infused teas are caffeine-free, and have names like Cold Shoulder and Shush.
Turning a cold shoulder to the scorching summer heat, some San Fernando Valley residents sought refuge from Friday's triple-digit temperatures: at malls and movie theaters, beaches and pools, at frozen-dessert shops and, of course, ice skating rinks.
The Arsenal striker was on loan at Upton Park, but he says he was given the cold shoulder when a permanent move fell through.
In the wake of the state senate's cold shoulder to plans to build a temporary office tower next door, John Clarkson, program director of capital master planning for the UN, said one possible scenario could be for the UN to rent a chunk or chunks of space in proximity to its current eastside location while the renovation is underway.
Todd was given the cold shoulder by former manager Graeme Souness following a bust-up before their game against Leeds last April.
The start also coincides with the force's Freeze Out campaign which aims to give thieves the cold shoulder during the festive season.
By contrast, she says many British churches combine hot coffee with a cold shoulder.
They've all given us the cold shoulder," Pfeiffer wrote of the festival board and chamber decisions.
BOTH MY DAUGHTERS WERE GIVEN THE COLD SHOULDER AT A RECENT DANCE RECITAL BY A FROSTY INSTRUCTOR, AFTER YEARS OF FRIENDLY GREETINGS WHEN THEY WERE HER STUDENTS.
The famed North Korean cheer group gave the cold shoulder to the Japanese and U.
Even if Mexican teams get the cold shoulder, Mexican fans do watch big-time U.
I'm getting the cold shoulder from people at work," he says, explaining that because of the media surrounding his discharge, some of his coworkers think he used his sexual orientation to get out of deploying overseas--something he strongly denies.
All it takes is one man and a mid life crisis later to see wives dumped for younger, sexier models, and tonight's documentary will speak to the many women who've been given the cold shoulder by the blokes they thought loved them.
NASA, by contrast, has delayed issuing its guidelines for civilian visits to the space station, discourages the Russians from taking Shuttleworth, and, according to cosmonauts on the trip, gave Tito the cold shoulder during his pioneering flight.