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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Reject with contempt; Express contempt about.

Usage examples (37)
  • Verb (used with object) : He pooh-poohed all their superstitious fears
  • I guess the feds aren ` t going to pooh-pooh this.
  • You're inclined to pooh-pooh, and to say I am wrong?
  • Some may pooh-pooh social-emotional skills as "soft." for more
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