brush aside

phrasal verb
brushed aside; brushing aside; brushes aside

Definition of brush aside

: to treat (something) as not important : to ignore or dismiss (something) He brushed aside questions about his son's arrest.

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“Brush aside.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/brush%20aside. Accessed 18 Jan. 2021.

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