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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: Bigpowercompaniesgrabcheapsupplies and stick everyone ​else with more ​expensiveones.
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