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English definition of “make short work of sth”

make short work of sth

informal
to finish or deal with something quickly : Well, you certainly made short work of the chocolate cake ! There's none left for your dad .Hurrying and doing things quicklyBusy and active
(Definition of make short work of sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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