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

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put sth to sleep

to ​kill an ​animal that is very ​ill or very ​old so that it does not ​suffer any more
(Definition of put sth to sleep from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “put sth to sleep”
in Chinese (Simplified) 让(生病或很老的动物)无痛苦地死去…
in Chinese (Traditional) 讓(生病或很老的動物)無痛苦地死去…
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