switch off Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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switch off

phrasal verb with switch uk   us   /swɪtʃ/ verb [T, I usually + adv/prep]
to ​stop giving ​yourattention to someone or something: If he gets ​bored, he just ​switches off and ​looks out the ​window.
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