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English definition of “shuck sth off”

shuck sth off

verb [T] uk phrasal verb with shuck   /ʃʌk/ US us  
to remove a piece of clothing, especially one that limits you: The lifeguard shucked off his sweatshirt.Not wearing or removing clothes to get rid of something that limits you or causes you problems: They seem to be able to just shuck off guilt.Removing and getting rid of thingsTaking things away from someone or somewhere
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