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English verb: turn a blind eye

1. turn a blind eye (communication) refuse to acknowledge


SamplesHe turns a blind eye to the injustices in his office.


Pattern of useSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s PP


Broader (hypernym)brush aside, brush off, discount, dismiss, disregard, ignore, push aside









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