brush aside

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Related to brush aside: bring down, follow suit, stick to, stave off, sort out
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Dissenters from this theory brush aside such an interpretation, pointing out that pythons also sit on their eggs.
Among the minor differences he would brush aside could conceivably be the reluctance of cattle ranchers to have their land taken away.
PAUL COOK and Andy Cooke served up a special treat for Burnley fans as their double helping of goals helped brush aside Bristol City and increased the home club's hopes of landing a First Division place come May.