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1. Serving to dismiss.
2. Showing indifference or disregard: a dismissive shrug.
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|Adj.||1.||dismissive - showing indifference or disregard; "a dismissive shrug"; "the firm is dismissive of the competitor's product"; "'chronic fatigue syndrome' was known by the dismissive term 'housewife syndrome'"|
uninterested - not having or showing interest; "an uninterested spectator"
|2.||dismissive - stopping to associate with; "they took dismissive action after the third violation"|
rejective - rejecting or tending to reject; "rejective or overcritical attitudes of disappointed parents"
dismissive[dɪsˈmɪsɪv] ADJ (= disdainful) [gesture, wave, attitude] → despectivo, desdeñoso
he said in a dismissive tone → dijo como quien no quería tomar la cosa en serio
he was very dismissive about it → parecía no tomar la cosa en serio
he is very dismissive of her capabilities → siempre está infravalorando or subestimando sus capacidades