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polish sth off

informal
phrasal verb with polish uk   /ˈpɒl.ɪʃ/  us   /ˈpɑː.lɪʃ/ verb [T]
to finish something quickly and easily, especially a lot of food or work: He polished off the whole pie. I polished off three essays in one week.
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