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Idiom of the week- Brush off something/someone

Posted by englishlessons on November 22, 2015

Definition:

Refuse to consider what someone says or to admit that something should be taken seriously

Examples:

When she went to the dean with her concerns, he just brushed her off.

He argued that the group needed to look into the problem and not brush it off.

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