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consign sb/sth to sth

phrasal verb with consign uk   us   /kənˈsaɪn/ verb [T] formal
to get ​rid of someone or something or to put him, her, or it in an ​unpleasantplace or ​situation: to be ​consigned to ​prison After the ​financialdisaster, she was ​consigned to a ​life of ​poverty.
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