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bring sth off

verb [T] uk phrasal verb with bring   /brɪŋ/ (brought, brought) us  
to succeed in doing something difficult: It was an important event, and she's managed to bring it off wonderfully.
Translations of “bring sth off”
in Chinese (Traditional) 完成,實現…
in Russian успешно справиться…
in Turkish zor bir görevi başarmak, üstesinden gelmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 完成,实现…
in Polish przeprowadzać coś…
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