non-speakers - definition and synonyms

  1.   From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    on non-speakers (with sb) to be on non-speakers with someone means that you have had a strong disagreement with them and refuse to speak to them

    His rightwing brother, Peter, also a journalist, was put on non-speakers for several years after revealing a pro-red joke that Christopher once made in private.

    Submitted by Harris Park from United Kingdom on 16/12/2011