Meaning of “stick someone with something” in the English Dictionary


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stick someone with something

phrasal verb with stick us /stɪk/ verb past tense and past participle stuck /stʌk/

to force someone to have or do something less desirable:

Big power companies grab cheap supplies and stick everyone else with more expensive ones.

(Definition of “stick someone with something” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)