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English definition of “cure sb of sth”

cure sb of sth

phrasal verb with cure     /kjʊər/ US  /kjʊr/ verb [T]
to stop someone doing or wanting something bad : I ate so much of it one day I was sick and that cured me of my addiction .Causing something to endComing to an endAddictionDrug addiction
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