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polish sb off

mainly US informal
phrasal verb with polish uk   /ˈpɒl.ɪʃ/  us   /ˈpɑː.lɪʃ/ verb [T]
to ​kill someone: He was ​accused of ​polishing off his ​formerpartner.
(Definition of polish sb off from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “polish sb off”
in Chinese (Simplified) 杀死(某人)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 殺死(某人)…
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