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English definition of “buy yourself out”

buy yourself out

UK
verb uk phrasal verb with buy   /baɪ/ (bought, bought) us  
If you buy yourself out of the armed forces, you pay an amount of money so that you can leave earlier than you had previously agreed to.Joining or leaving the army
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