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sb should be shot

informal said when you ​think that someone's ​actions are ​extremelyunreasonable: They should be ​shot forsellingdrinks at that ​price!
(Definition of sb should be shot from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sb should be shot”
in Chinese (Simplified) (某人)真该杀(用以表示其行为太过分)…
in Chinese (Traditional) (某人)真該殺(用以表示其行爲太過分)…
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