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    #1

    dismiss

    Hi,
    "He dismissed the whole idea as ridiculous."
    Does this sentence mean he considered the whole idea to be ridiculous?
    Thanks.


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    #2

    Re: dismiss

    Yes, and also he refused to accept it.

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    Re: dismiss

    Hi,
    Thank you so much for your help. Please tell me if this sentence is correct too?
    He dismissed that the whole idea was ridiculous.
    Thanks.


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    Re: dismiss

    Quote Originally Posted by mylevt View Post
    Hi,
    Thank you so much for your help. Please tell me if this sentence is correct too?
    He dismissed that the whole idea was ridiculous.
    Thanks.
    He dismissed the whole idea as ridiculous.

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