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shake sth off

informal
phrasal verb with shake uk   us   /ʃeɪk/ verb (shook, shaken)
C2 to get rid of an illness: I hope I can shake off this cold before the weekend.
Translations of “shake sth off”
in Chinese (Traditional) 擺脫(疾病)…
in Russian избавляться…
in Turkish ...dan/den kurtulmak/paçasını kurtarmak, atlatmak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 摆脱(疾病)…
in Polish pozbyć się czegoś…
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