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English definition of “palm sb off”

palm sb off

phrasal verb with palm     /pɑːm/ verb
to tell someone something that is not true so that they will stop asking questions : He palmed me off with an excuse about why he couldn't pay .Urging and persuadingCausing somebody to act
(Definition of palm sb off from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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