brush aside

Definitions of brush aside
  1. verb
    bar from attention or consideration
    synonyms: brush off, discount, dismiss, disregard, ignore, push aside
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    cold-shoulder, slight
    pay no attention to, disrespect
    cause to be distrusted or disbelieved
    shrug off
    minimize the importance of, brush aside
    pass off
    flout, scoff
    treat with contemptuous disregard
    turn a blind eye
    refuse to acknowledge
    laugh away, laugh off
    deal with a problem by laughing or pretending to be amused by it
    ignore someone's wishes
    type of:
    refuse to accept or acknowledge
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