advances
n.
effort to become friendly or to enter into negotiations

1) to make advances to (he made advances to her; the Americans made advances to the Russians)

2) to rebuff, reject smb.'s advances

* * *
reject smb. 's advances
to rebuff
['effort to become friendly or to enter into negotiations'] to make advances to (he made advances to her; the Americans made advances to the Russians)

Combinatory dictionary. 2013.

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