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gloss over sth

phrasal verb with gloss uk   /ɡlɒs/  us   /ɡlɑːs/ verb [T]
to ​avoidconsidering something, such as an ​embarrassingmistake, to make it ​seem not ​important, and to ​quicklycontinuetalking about something ​else: She ​glossed over the company's ​decliningprofits. The ​documentaryglossed over some ​importantissues.
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