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English definition of “see sb off”

see sb off

phrasal verb with see
 
 
/siː/ verb (present participle seeing, past tense saw, past participle seen)
B2 to go to the place that someone is leaving from in order to say goodbye to them: My parents came to the airport to see me off.Taking someone somewhere or telling them the way
(Definition of see sb off from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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