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English definition of “see sb off”

see sb off

(GET RID OF) phrasal verb with see     /siː/ verb (present participle seeing, past tense saw, past participle seen)
to send away someone who is attacking you or who is not wanted, usually forcefully: The caretaker ran out and saw off the boys who had been damaging the fence.Responding to an attack
(Definition of see sb off (GET RID OF) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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