brush aside

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Related to brush aside: bring down, follow suit, stick to, stave off, sort out
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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.
South Korean stocks tumbled on concerns about a possible "November crisis" despite the government's effort to brush aside the rumor, Yonhap reported Wednesday.
Dissenters from this theory brush aside such an interpretation, pointing out that pythons also sit on their eggs.