What is another word for shrug off?

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To dismiss as of little importance
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“… an administration that was willing to shrug off the problem.”
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To rid oneself of (a garment)
“She shrugged off her coat and hung it up neatly.”
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To respond to a negative situation lightheartedly, as though it were a joke
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To state something with less completeness than needed
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Take something in your stride
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To get rid of as useless or unwanted
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Treat as unworthy of serious consideration
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To leave a place hastily, often for another
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Get better after
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To try to conceal or disguise (something unfavourable) by treating it briefly or representing it misleadingly
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To show contempt for
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