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English definition of “screw sth out of sb”

screw sth out of sb

UK informal
verb uk phrasal verb with screw   /skruː/ us  
to get something from someone by using force or threats: We'll screw every last penny out of him.Getting, receiving and acceptingCapturing or taking possession of things
(Definition of screw sth out of sb from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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