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gloss (over)

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1 to make (something) seem less bad by offering excuses
  • I don't want to gloss over her misbehavior, but keep in mind that she's been under a lot of stress lately.
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2 to dismiss as of little importance
  • This biographer tends to gloss over his subject's many character flaws.
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Phrases Synonymous with gloss (over)

close one's eyes to, forgive and forget

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