cool reception


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cool reception

An unenthusiastic, disdainful, or unfriendly welcome. My wife met me with a rather cool reception when I came home at 3 AM.
See also: cool, reception
References in classic literature ?
But by the light of this summer day, Jarndyce, if you call upon the owner while you stay with me, you are likely to have but a cool reception.
Tackling global warming by making it more difficult for the poor to heat their homes will ensure their candidates get a cool reception on the doorsteps.
However, a top Hamas official gave the plan a cool reception, raising questions about its viability.
Huawei will also have a display at the conference's "Rural Is Cool Reception and Vendor Showcase" networking reception from 5:30 p.
A very modern and slick building with a cool reception area and charming staff.
hollyoakS (CHANNEL 4) DARREN tips off Freddie that Trevor has tracked down Mercedes so his brother grabs her and brings her back to the village where she gets a very cool reception from the McQueens.
DARREN tips off Freddie that Trevor has tracked down Mercedes, so his brother grabs her and brings her back to the village, where she gets a very cool reception from the McQueens.
Varoufakis first raised the idea of swapping Greek debt for growth-linked or perpetual bonds when his leftist government came to power earlier this year, But Athens has since dropped the proposal after it got a cool reception from euro zone partners.
Turkey`s idea has received a cool reception from its allies.
A photo booth set up during the Rural Is Cool reception was a huge hit, with husbands and wives, colleagues and friends jothing in on the fun, snapping seffies in sunglasses and saying "cheese" for the camera in oh-so-cool poses (for evidence visit our Facebook page).
The story got a cool reception worldwide with no sign of anyone seriously believing it.
Airbus got a mostly cool reception after using the show to advance a campaign for a seat width of 18 inches on long trips, something it says the 777 will lack.
The Spaniard, who first joined the club in 1995 as player and has been manager for the last four years, is one of the favourites to take over from David Moyes at Everton despite a generally cool reception from many Blues fans, while he has also been linked with the Malaga post in his home country.
However, the proposal received a cool reception from the Syrian National Coalition (SNC).
July 3, 2012 (RUMBEK) - South Sudan's Vice President, Riek Machar, who is heading a delegation to Lakes State from the country's ruling party, has received a cool reception in Rumbek due to a land dispute between Lakes and Unity States.