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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “get (sb) off (sth)”

get (sb) off (sth)

phrasal verb with get /ɡet/ verb (present participle getting, past tense got, past participle got or US gotten)
to avoid punishment , or to help another person to avoid punishment for something
(使)逃脱惩罚;帮助(某人)逃脱惩罚
She was charged with fraud , but her lawyer managed to get her off.
她被指控诈骗,但是她的律师设法使她免受惩罚。
"Was he found guilty ?" "No, he got off."
“他被判有罪吗?”“没有,他逃过了法律制裁。”
She got off with (= her only punishment was) a small fine .
她只交了一点儿罚金就万事大吉了。
Not punishing and reducing punishment
get off lightly to experience less serious punishment , injury or harm than you might have expected
逃脱严厉的惩罚;逃过一劫;所幸没有受重伤
I think I got off quite lightly with one or two cuts , bearing in mind how damaged the car was.
我觉得真是捡了条命,只被刮伤了一两处,你想想车都给毁成那个样子了。
Not punishing and reducing punishment
(Definition of get (sb) off (sth) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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