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pay sth out

verb uk phrasal verb with pay   /peɪ/ (paid, paid) us  
to release a piece of rope or cable in a controlled way
Translations of “pay sth out”
in Chinese (Traditional) 小心地放出(繩索)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 小心地放出(绳索)…
(Definition of pay sth out phrasal verb, verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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