work sth off Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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work sth off

phrasal verb with work uk   /wɜːk/  us   /wɝːk/ verb
If you ​work off an ​unpleasantfeeling, you get ​rid of it by doing something ​energetic: She ​works off ​stress by ​running for at least ​half an ​hour every ​day.
(Definition of work sth off from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “work sth off”
in Chinese (Simplified) (通过消耗体力)摆脱,发泄(不愉快情绪)…
in Chinese (Traditional) (透過消耗體力)擺脫,發泄(不愉快情緒)…
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