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"turf sb out" in British English

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turf sb out

UK informal
phrasal verb with turf uk   /tɜːf/  us   /tɝːf/ verb [T]
(Definition of turf sb out from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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turf sb out

UK informal
phrasal verb with turf uk   us   /tɜːf/ verb
to ​force someone to ​leave a ​place or an ​organization: They turfed me out of the ​office so they could ​hold the ​meeting in ​private. You need to learn how to do the ​job or they'll ​turf you out!
(Definition of turf sb out from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “turf sb out”
in Chinese (Simplified) 赶走(某人),驱走(某人)…
in Turkish kovmak, defetmek, çıkartmak…
in Russian вышвыривать кого-либо…
in Chinese (Traditional) 趕走(某人),驅走(某人)…
in Polish wykopać kogoś…
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