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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Declare void; Bar from attention or consideration; Cease to consider; End one's encounter with somebody by causing or permitting the person to leave; Terminate the employment of; Stop associating with.

Usage examples (37)
  • There are those who will dismiss love as a naive and romantic construct of our culture.
  • Nature, or the like, -- and so with a name dismiss it from us.
  • 'A true woman's imagination that to dismiss is to silence, 'he laughed.
  • Just kind of dismiss that pathetic spin as being unrealistic? for more
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