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make mincemeat of sb

informal to ​defeat someone very ​easily in an ​argument, ​competition, or ​fight: A ​decentlawyer would have made mincemeat of them in ​court.
(Definition of make mincemeat of sb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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