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    brend10 is offline Junior Member
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    turn one's nose up

    The woman first acted as she turn her nose up at me and stayed silent for a while. Than she started to talk.

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    what is the meaning turn her nose up at (or to )someone... means she ignored it ... she didn't like it .. what ???


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    Re: turn one's nose up

    Quote Originally Posted by brend10 View Post
    The woman first acted as she turn(ed) her nose up at me and stayed silent for a while. Than(Then) she started to talk.

    Is this sentences correct?

    what is the meaning turn her nose up at (or to )someone... means she ignored it ... she didn't like it .. what ???
    Longman Dict has the following defintion:
    informal to refuse to accept something because you do not think it is good enough for you
    e.g. My children turn their noses up at home cooking.
    (not a teacher)

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    Re: turn one's nose up

    thanks albertino... I got it now...

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    Re: turn one's nose up

    Note:
    Is this sentence correct? (singular)
    Are these sentences correct? (plural)

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    Re: turn one's nose up

    Of course.... terrible mistake.... thanks Ron..

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