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After giving a cold shoulder to cryptocurrencies for years, India’s central bank is finally set to launch its own digital currency, and investors in the country have a reason to cheer.
INDIAN CENTRAL BANK’S DIGITAL RUPEE COULD PAVE THE WAY AHEAD FOR COUNTRY’S CRYPTO ECOSYSTEMMIMANSA VERMAJULY 26, 2021QUARTZ
For almost 30 years, NASA has given Venus the cold shoulder.
NASA IS ENDING ITS 30-YEAR VENUS DROUGHT WITH TWO NEW MISSIONSNEEL V. PATELJUNE 2, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
She was holding the back of her chair with one hand; her loose sleeve had slipped almost to the shoulder of her uplifted arm.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
Madame de Condillac stood watching him, her face composed, her glance cold.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
Being quieted by the Captain with a draught of cold tea, and made to sit down, the examination of the book proceeded.
THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
When alone she sometimes picked it up and kissed the cold glass passionately.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
I only saw the glitter of a bayonet which a Mexican thrust into his shoulder, at the very moment he was helping me up.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
Such throats are trying, are they not?In case one catches cold; Ah, yes!
BOYS AND GIRLS BOOKSHELF; A PRACTICAL PLAN OF CHARACTER BUILDING, VOLUME I (OF 17)VARIOUS
Turn we our backs to the cold gloomy north, to the wet windy west, to the dry parching east—on to the south!
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 60, NO. 372, OCTOBER 1846VARIOUS
For a moment Joe stood behind her, silently, looking over her shoulder at the signature of Isom Chase.
THE BONDBOYGEORGE W. (GEORGE WASHINGTON) OGDEN
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO COLD-SHOULDER

  • aloof
  • austere
  • chilly
  • cold
  • cold-hearted
  • cold-shoulder
  • cool
  • forbidding
  • formal
  • frosty
  • icy
  • impotent
  • indifferent
  • lifeless
  • passionless
  • passive
  • repellent
  • rigid
  • stiff
  • unapproachable
  • unbending
  • unfeeling
  • unloving
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