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flush sb out

phrasal verb with flush uk   us   /flʌʃ/ verb
to do something in ​order to ​discoverpeople who have been ​dishonest: By cross-checking ​claims, we will ​flush out the ​fraudsters.
(Definition of flush sb out from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “flush sb out”
in Chinese (Simplified) 使(不诚实的人)暴露出来…
in Chinese (Traditional) 使(不誠實的人)暴露出來…
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