don't mind (someone)

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don't mind (someone)

Don't interrupt what you are doing on account of someone; pay no attention to someone or their words, actions, or behaviors. Don't mind me, I'm just looking for one of my books. Ah, don't mind them! They're just jealous of your success.
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don’t mind ˈme


1 used when you ask people to ignore you because you do not want to disturb a meeting, lesson, meal, etc: Don’t mind me. Carry on with your supper.
2 (ironic) used for showing your anger at not being included in something or being asked about something: What’s the matter with Joanna this morning? I opened the window in the office and she said, ‘Don’t mind me, will you,’ in a really unpleasant voice.
See also: mind
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I don't mind us losing games as long as I can see things happening on the pitch and players having a go.
If you don't mind us saying, you have a very distinctive look.
I don't mind us clearing the lines but when we had control we decided to give it away fairly needlessly.
I hope you don't mind us descending on you, it's just the kids want to make me breakfast in bed and I'm worried about the fact I have a lovely new cream carpet in the bedroom and an absent husband (who will probably be sleeping off a post-rugby hangover in Edinburgh).
I've always said I don't mind us getting beat, so long as we get beat 'with our boots on'; as long as you turn up and you have a right good crack at the opposition.
The locals are proud of their Cup - it gets them a day off work, for a start - and they don't mind us coming over to try to win it, but they're not going to give us an easy ride.
Q You certainly still have the looks for it, personifying the term "silver fox", if you don't mind us saying.
I don't mind us having those chances but I'm not happy with us giving them chances.
I don't mind us taking the sting out the game but you have to keep the ball too.
The great thing with doing a job like this, unlike being in an office, is that our bosses don't mind us bringing our children into work.
I don't mind us going in early providing we get out early.
If there's one thing I don't mind us copying, or imitating, or aping America, it's in drawing attention to the proliferation of guns in this country.