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English definition of “not put it past sb (to do sth)”

not put it past sb (to do sth)

informal
to not be surprised if someone does something bad, because it is a typical thing for that person to do: Perhaps Helena told him - I wouldn't put it past her.Planning, expecting and arrangingPlotting and trapping
(Definition of not put it past sb (to do sth) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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