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English definition of “deal with sth”

deal with sth

phrasal verb with deal     /diːl/ verb [I, T] (past tense and past participle dealt)
TAKE ACTION B1 to take action in order to achieve something or to solve a problem : Can you deal with this gentleman's complaint ? The government must deal with unemployment .Dealing with things or peopleActing and actsCoping and not copingTolerating and enduring
SUBJECT to be about a particular subject : The programme dealt with teenage pregnancy .Regarding and concerningLinking and relating
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