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wave sth aside

verb [I or T] uk phrasal verb with wave   /weɪv/ us  
to refuse to consider what someone says: She waved aside all my objections.
Translations of “wave sth aside”
in Chinese (Traditional) 對…置之不理,不理會…
in Russian отмахиваться, отвергать…
in Turkish dikkate almamak, bir kenara itmek, terslemek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 对…置之不理,不理会…
in Polish zignorować coś…
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