そっちのけ

JapaneseEdit

Alternative spellings
其方退け
そっち退け

EtymologyEdit

そっち +‎ のける

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

そっちのけ (sotchinoke

  1. ignoring one thing for another
    勉強(べんきょう)そっちのけ(あそ)
    benkyō sotchinoke de asobu
    to play instead of study
    Synonym: 放っておく

Usage notesEdit

This term is often spelled in hiragana.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN