Brush Aside Meaning

(idiomatic) To defeat with ease.

Example:   He brushed aside all my objections and went ahead with the project, regardless.
2011 October 20, Michael da Silva, “Stoke 3 - 0 Macc Tel-Aviv”[1], BBC Sport:
  The ease with which Stoke brushed aside their Israeli opponents bodes well for the return fixture in early November, when a win could could secure their passage to the last 32.