Meaning of “dismissive” in the English Dictionary

"dismissive" in British English

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dismissiveadjective

uk /dɪˈsmɪs.ɪv/ us /dɪˈsmɪs.ɪv/

(Definition of “dismissive” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"dismissive" in American English

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dismissiveadjective

us /dɪsˈmɪs·ɪv/

showing that you think something or someone is not important and not worth considering:

a dismissive, angry look

(Definition of “dismissive” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)