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English definition of “strike sb off (sth)”

strike sb off (sth)

UK
verb uk phrasal verb with strike   /straɪk/ (struck, struck) us  
If someone with a responsible job such as a doctor or lawyer is struck off, they are officially not allowed to continue in that work because of having done something seriously wrong: A solicitor who insulted two officials from the Law Society was struck off for abusive behaviour.
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