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English definition of “dismissive”


adjective     /dɪˈsmɪs.ɪv/
showing that you do not think something is worth considering : He's so dismissive of anybody else's suggestions . a dismissive attitude Treating as unimportantNeglecting and ignoringNot paying attention dismissively     /-li/ adverb Treating as unimportantNeglecting and ignoringNot paying attention
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