slur over


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Verb1.slur over - treat hurriedly or avoid dealing with properly
do by, treat, handle - interact in a certain way; "Do right by her"; "Treat him with caution, please"; "Handle the press reporters gently"
Translations

w>slur over

vi +prep objhinweggehen über (+acc)
References in classic literature ?
Their stiff wise men: I call them wise, not stiff--thus did I learn to slur over words.
You slur over work of the utmost finesse and delicacy, in order to dwell upon sensational details which may excite, but cannot possibly instruct, the reader.
2/2/i/221-24, Artaria's edition placed a wedge staccato on each of the chords with a slur over these four bars (fig.