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the shirt off sb's back

informal
the last thing that someone has left: He's the kind of man who'd give you the shirt off his back.
Translations of “the shirt off sb's back”
in Chinese (Traditional) (某人)僅剩的家當…
in Chinese (Simplified) (某人)仅剩的家当…
(Definition of the shirt off sb's back from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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