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bleed sb dry

informal
to take a lot of money from someone over a period of time: The West is bleeding poorer countries dry through interest payments on their debts.
Translations of “bleed sb dry”
in Chinese (Traditional) 榨乾(某人)的錢財…
in Chinese (Simplified) 榨干(某人)的钱财…
(Definition of bleed sb dry from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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