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finish sth off

phrasal verb with finish uk   us   /ˈfɪn.ɪʃ/ verb

(COMPLETE)

B2 to complete the last part of something that you are doing: I want to finish off this essay before I go to bed.
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(USE)

to eat, drink, or use the last part of something: We may as well finish off this wine - there's only a little bit left.
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