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sock sth away

US informal
phrasal verb with sock uk   /sɒk/  us   /sɑːk/ verb [T]
to ​savemoney by putting it in a ​bank or by investing it (= giving it to ​companieshoping to get more back): He's ​socked away hundreds of ​dollars in a ​savingsaccount.
(Definition of sock sth away from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sock sth away”
in Chinese (Simplified) (通过将钱存银行或投资)攒(钱),储蓄…
in Chinese (Traditional) (透過將錢存銀行或投資)存(錢),儲蓄…
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