Definitions for wave-off

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. overshoot, wave-off, go-around(verb)

    an approach that fails and gives way to another attempt

  2. wave off(verb)

    dismiss as insignificant

    "He waved off suggestions of impropriety"

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