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English definition of “ply sb with sth”

ply sb with sth

phrasal verb with ply     /plaɪ/ verb
GIVE to give someone a lot of something again and again: They plied me with food and drink.Giving, providing and supplying
ASK to ask someone a lot of questions: They plied him with questions about where he had been.Questioning people and asking questions in generalCuriositySuspecting and questioning
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