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Meaning of “finish sb/sth off” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of finish sb/sth off from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “finish sb/sth off”
in Chinese (Simplified) 杀死, 杀死,毁灭,干掉(尤指已受伤者)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 殺死, 殺死,毀滅,幹掉(尤指已受傷者)…
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