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laugh sth off

phrasal verb with laugh uk   /lɑːf/  us   /læf/ verb [I]
to make yourself ​laugh about something ​unpleasant in ​order to make it ​seem less ​important or ​serious: She ​tried to ​laugh off ​theirremarks, but I could ​see she was ​hurt.
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