reel sth off Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “reel sth off” in the English Dictionary

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reel sth off

phrasal verb with reel uk   us   /rɪəl/ verb [I]

reel sth off (LIST)

informal to say a ​longlist of things ​quickly and without ​stopping: The ​old man ​reeled off the ​names of his 22 ​grandchildren.

reel sth off (SPORT)

US informal to ​win several ​games or ​points one after the other in a ​sportscompetition
(Definition of reel sth off from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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