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English definition of “cure sb of sth”

cure sb of sth

verb [T] uk phrasal verb with cure   /kjʊər/ us    /kjʊr/
to stop someone doing or wanting something bad: I ate so much of it one day I was sick and that cured me of my addiction.Causing something to endComing to an endAddictionDrug addiction
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