shake sth off Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “shake sth off” in the English Dictionary

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shake sth off

phrasal verb with shake uk   us   /ʃeɪk/ verb (shook, shaken)
C2 to get ​rid of an ​illness: I ​hope I can ​shake off this ​cold before the ​weekend.
(Definition of shake sth off from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “shake sth off”
in Chinese (Simplified) 摆脱(疾病)…
in Turkish ...dan/den kurtulmak/paçasını kurtarmak, atlatmak…
in Russian избавляться…
in Chinese (Traditional) 擺脫(疾病)…
in Polish pozbyć się czegoś…
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