brush aside

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Related to brush aside: bring down, follow suit, stick to, stave off, sort out
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His comments brush aside reports that Tehran handed 16 Al Qaida suspects to Saudi Arabia - see Arab-Iranian Relations).
If Williams were not the poet he is, and a great one at that, then perhaps you could brush aside the heavy-handed music.
It's just that he has to brush aside a few cobwebs to find the year and the city and the team.
Earlier, Steve Davis had secured his Far East trip by whitewashing Leicester teenager Mark Selby but White was equally impressive, needing only 64 minutes to brush aside Finbow.