silent treatment

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A form of social sanction that consists of ignoring a particular individual, neither speaking to that person nor responding to his or her words.

Finally we gave him the silent treatment, and for weeks before he died we neither spoke to him nor did he speak to us.

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tratamiento silencioso

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