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polish sb off

mainly US informal
verb [T] uk phrasal verb with polish   /ˈpɒl.ɪʃ/ us    /ˈpɑː.lɪʃ/
to kill someone: He was accused of polishing off his former partner.
Translations of “polish sb off”
in Chinese (Traditional) 殺死(某人)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 杀死(某人)…
(Definition of polish sb off from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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