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elbow sb out

phrasal verb with elbow uk   /ˈel.bəʊ/  us   /-boʊ/ verb [T usually + adv/prep]
to force someone or something out of a position or job: He resigned before he was elbowed out.
Translations of “elbow sb out”
in Chinese (Traditional) 排擠, 強行使…離開(職位或工作)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 排挤, 强行使…离开(职位或工作)…
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