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English definition of “make short work of sth”

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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.
Translations of “make short work of sth”
in Chinese (Traditional) 快速完成, 快速解決…
in Chinese (Simplified) 快速完成, 快速解决…
(Definition of make short work of sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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