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English definition of “do away with sth”

do away with sth

phrasal verb with do
 
 
/duː/ verb (past tense did, past participle done)
to get rid of something, or to stop using something: We may do away with the school uniform soon.Removing and getting rid of thingsTaking things away from someone or somewhereDestroying and demolishingDamaging and spoiling
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