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never mind

A2 used to tell someone not to worry about something because it is not important: "I'm sorry I lost that wallet you gave me." "Never mind, I can easily buy you another one." never mind sth used as a way of emphasizing that, although a particular thing is true, the one you have just mentioned is more important or interesting: This is one of the best restaurants in the Northeast, never mind Boston.
Translations of “never mind”
in Chinese (Traditional) 別擔心,沒關係…
in Chinese (Simplified) 别担心,没关系…
(Definition of never mind from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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