change the subject

idiom

Definition of change the subject

: to start a new topic of conversation I didn't want to talk about work, so I changed the subject.

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“Change the subject.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/change%20the%20subject. Accessed 24 Jan. 2022.

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