what's the drill for sth? Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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what's the drill for sth?

informal used to ​ask what the ​usual, ​correct way of doing or getting something is: What's the drill for getting ​paid for my ​expenses?
(Definition of what's the drill for sth? from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “what's the drill for sth?”
in Chinese (Simplified) 通常都怎么办?正确的步骤是什么?…
in Chinese (Traditional) 通常都怎麽辦?正確的步驟是甚麽?…
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