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rebuff
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A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
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  • MacCann went briskly to and fro among the students, talking rapidly, answering rebuffs and leading one after another to the table.

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  • If she argued with a neighbor constantly over a barking dog, if she was forced to rebuff a flirty guy, whatever you got, I need.
    Gillian Flynn  --  Gone Girl
  • Sebastian’s forces were rebuffed.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Heavenly Fire

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