Synonyms and Antonyms of pooh-poohs
to think or say that (something) is not very good or not true
- They pooh-poohed my suggestion.
- He pooh-poohed the idea that the house was haunted.
brushes (off), dismisses, flouts, rejects, scoffs (at), scorns, shrugs off, winks (at)
defies, disobeys, mocks, rebels (against)
mutinies (against), revolts (against)
disregards, ignores, overlooks, overpasses, passes over, tunes out
breaches, breaks, infringes, transgresses, violates
bucks, combats, contests, disputes, fights, opposes, resists, withstands
capitulates (to), concedes (to), defers (to), goose-steps (to), serves, stoops (to), submits (to), surrenders (to), yields (to)
accedes (to), acquiesces (to), agrees (to), assents (to), obliges
attends, hears, heeds, listens (to), marks, notes, notices, regards, watches
complies (with), conforms (to), follows, minds, obeys