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English definition of “discount”

discount

verb [T] (NOT CONSIDER)   /dɪsˈkɑʊnt, ˈdɪs·kɑʊnt/
to decide that something or someone is not worth consideration or attention: He discounted fears about computer programming problems involving the year 2000 as exaggerated.
(Definition of discount verb (NOT CONSIDER) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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