slice sth off Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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slice sth off

phrasal verb with slice uk   us   /slaɪs/ verb
to ​remove an ​amount of something by ​cutting it: She ​sliced off a ​piece of ​sausage. He ​accidentallysliced the ​top off his ​finger while he was ​cuttingvegetables. figurative Amit ​won the ​race, ​slicing three ​seconds off his ​previousbesttime.
(Definition of slice sth off from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “slice sth off”
in Chinese (Simplified) 切下,切除…
in Chinese (Traditional) 切下,切除…
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