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kick sb out

informal phrasal verb with kick
 
 
/kɪk/ verb [T]
HR to force someone to leave their job or a place: The CEO was kicked out for mishandling company funds.kick sb out of sth I'm not in favor of somebody with ten years' seniority getting kicked out of their job.
Translations of “kick sb out”
in Chinese (Traditional) 開除(某人), 攆走(某人)…
in Russian выгонять, выкидывать…
in Turkish kovmak, kapı dışarı etmek, atmak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 开除(某人), 撵走(某人)…
in Polish wyrzucić kogoś…
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