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To pretend something is not happening or is not the case

kick something into the long grass

to react to a difficult problem by doing something to make sure that people will forget about it rather than trying to solve it

sweep aside

to ignore someone or something, or to refuse to consider them

gloss over

to ignore or avoid unpleasant facts

wink at

to pretend that you have not noticed something or do not know about it, because you do not approve of it



to pretend that you have not noticed someone or something



to ignore behavior or an activity that is wrong, or to do nothing to stop it, so that you seem to approve of it

pass over

to ignore or not mention a statement or subject

turn a blind eye (to something)

to pretend you do not notice something, because you should do something about it but you do not want to

look the other way

to deliberately ignore something bad that is happening



to choose to ignore a mistake, fault, etc.

food rave

a very large party where people eat, sell or share many different types of food, usually held outside or in a large public building

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dead white (European) male

a man … whose achievements may have been overestimated because he belonged to the gender and ethnic group … that was dominant at the time

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