Synonyms for go-by
- cold shoulder
- hard time
- kick in the teeth
- nothing doing
- thumbs down
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR GO-BY
Some people were to wait for me at Ledoyen's; but I shall give them the go-by.
We engineers have stood by you; ye 're ready now, are ye, to give us the go-by?
Ho, I was beginning to think you'd given me the go-by for to-night.
I judge from these circumstances, that Covey deemed it best to give me the go-by.
Dear, dear me, I thought to myself, how these babes and sucklings do give us the go-by surely.
That sadness has nothing to do with this sadness, and I here give it the go-by.
"Well, I'd just give him the go-by," he announced resolutely.
If night comes on before we are up to her, she may give us the go-by after all.
I won't tell on you—though I had it in my heart when you gave me the go-by just now!
The day after to-morrow, therefore, let us give the whole thing the go-by.