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verb
(tr, adverb) to treat or dismiss lightly, esp with stoicismhe laughed off his injuries
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laugh off

Also, laugh away. Dismiss as ridiculous or trivial, as in He laughed off the suggestion that his career was over. [Early 1700s]

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