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scotch

verb [T] uk   /skɒtʃ/  us   /skɑːtʃ/ formal
to prevent something from being believed or being done: Her remarks were intended to scotch rumours of an imminent election date.
Translations of “scotch”
in Vietnamese kết thúc, chấm dứt…
in Spanish poner fin (a)…
in Thai กำจัด (ข่าวลือ)…
in Malaysian mematahkan…
in French mettre fin à…
in German blockieren…
in Chinese (Traditional) 破除, 制止, 取消…
in Indonesian menghentikan…
in Russian шотландское виски…
in Turkish bir tür viski…
in Chinese (Simplified) 破除, 制止, 取消…
in Polish szkocka (whisky)…
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