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English definition of “push sb/sth aside”

push sb/sth aside

phrasal verb with push     /pʊʃ/ verb
to decide to forget about or ignore someone or something: He claimed that he had been pushed aside (= not given a job) in favour of a younger person.Neglecting and ignoringNot paying attentionTreating as unimportant
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