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brush (off)

verb

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brush-off

noun

Synonyms & Antonyms of brush-off (Entry 2 of 2)

treatment that is deliberately unfriendly
  • the mayor tends to give anyone under voting age the brush-off

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“Brush (off).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/brush%20%28off%29. Accessed 14 May. 2021.

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