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Meaning of “put sth to bed” in the English Dictionary

"put sth to bed" in British English

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put sth to bed

informal to ​successfullydeal with something or ​solve a ​problem: We ​thought we'd put the ​issue to bed, but it was ​brought up again at the next ​meeting. specialized publishing to ​startprinting something
(Definition of put sth to bed from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “put sth to bed”
in Chinese (Simplified) 将…上版(备印), 把…付印…
in Chinese (Traditional) 將…上版(備印), 把…付印…
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