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Wave

A short-term movement that goes against the general trend. For example, if the DJIA rallies on a given trading day but overall is in the midst of a prolonged bear market, the rally is called a wave against the bearish tide.
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But the partners wave aside concerns that they might find it difficult to secure screens.
It's fashionable to wave aside the thought of eternal judgment with talk of hellish poverty and war.
Ingrain is a little inclined to wave aside things that do not fit into his scheme (such as British lack of concern about the Franco-Russian rapprochement reached in 1892-1894).