Meaning of “brush aside something/someone” in the English Dictionary


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brush aside something/someone

phrasal verb with brush us /brʌʃ/ verb

to refuse to give importance to an opinion or request, or to someone who expresses one:

Duke brushed aside suggestions that his campaign was finished.

(Definition of “brush aside something/someone” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)