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English definition of “ship sb off”

ship sb off

informal phrasal verb with ship     /ʃɪp/ verb [T usually + adv/prep] (-pp-)
to send someone away somewhere : The children were shipped off to their grandparents ' house for the holidays .Evicting and forcing to leavePunishing someone by sending them somewhere else
(Definition of ship sb off from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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