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stamp sth out

phrasal verb with stamp
 
 
/stæmp/ verb
to get rid of something that is wrong or harmful: a campaign to stamp out racismCausing something to endComing to an endRemoving and getting rid of thingsTaking things away from someone or somewhere
Translations of “stamp sth out”
in Chinese (Traditional) 消除,消滅…
in Russian искоренять…
in Turkish yok etmek, kökünü kurutmak, son vermek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 消除,消灭…
in Polish wyplenić coś…
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