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Meaning of BRUSH ASIDE

Pronunciation:  brushu'sId

 
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 Definition: 
[v]  bar from attention or consideration; "She dismissed his advances"
 
 Synonyms: brush off, discount, dismiss, disregard, ignore, push aside
 
 See Also: cold-shoulder, discredit, disoblige, flout, laugh away, laugh off, pass off, reject, scoff, slight, turn a blind eye

 

 

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 Related Terms: abandon, abjure, brush off, chuck, chuck out, contemn, contradict, decline, deny, despise, disapprove, discard, disclaim, discount, disdain, dismiss, disown, disregard, drop the subject, except, exclude, forget, forget about it, forget it, forswear, ignore, lay aside, let it go, let slip, pass by, pass up, push aside, put aside, rebuff, recant, refuse, refuse to consider, reject, renounce, repel, repudiate, repulse, scout, set aside, shove away, shrug off, sneeze at, spurn, think nothing of, throw away, throw out, thrust aside, turn away, turn away from, turn out, waive
 

 

 

 

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