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palm sth off

phrasal verb with palm uk   /pɑːm/ us   /pɑːm/ verb [T]
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palm sth off

informal
phrasal verb with palm uk   /pɑːm/ us   verb
to give away something, or persuade someone to accept something, which you know has little value: palm sth off on sb She was trying to palm that useless office space off on us.
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