Ignore

make light of

Meaning: to treat something as if it isn't important

Example: You need to stop making light of this situation. You could be in serious trouble. Read on

under the radar

Meaning: off the radar

Example: They managed to stay under the radar for years, after stealing all that money from their friends. Read on

ignorance is bliss

Meaning: to not get affected by something that is not known

Example: The farmers were using these pesticides in their fields without even considering the harmful effects it has on the land. Ignorance is bliss. Read on

keep your friends close and your enemies closer

Meaning: to keep a keen eye on enemies beyond what one might have on their friends

Example: As a politician you must keep your friends close and your enemies closer. Read on

fall between the cracks

Meaning: slip through the cracks

Example: The management was so focused on planning for the next year's budget that they let this issue fall between the cracks. Read on

turn a deaf ear

turn a deaf ear Meaning: - choose not to hear - refuse to listen - to ignore what someone says Examples: 1. Please do not just turn a ... Read on

turn a blind eye

Meaning: deliberately overlook

Example: As a police officer, you cannot turn a blind eye to any of the illegal activities around you. Read on

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double whammy

Meaning: situation where two bad things happen at the same time

Example: Boss fired me from the job and I lost my wallet too, what a double whammy? Read on

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