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English definition of “tow sth away”

tow sth away

verb [T] uk phrasal verb with tow   /təʊ/ us    /toʊ/
to lift a vehicle that has been parked illegally onto an official truck and take it to a place from which you have to pay to collect it: You're not allowed to park here - your car will be towed away .PullingTaking things away from someone or somewhereRemoving and getting rid of things
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