Definition of 'explain away'
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Times, Sunday Times (2013)
He's been explaining away antisemitism for far too long.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
And when the courageous stands you do take are explained away as the result of parental pressure, there's scant incentive to remain upright.Christianity Today (2000)
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Definition of explain away from the Collins English Dictionary