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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 Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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