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English definition of “finish (sth) up”

finish (sth) up

verb uk phrasal verb with finish   /ˈfɪn.ɪʃ/ us  
to eat or drink all of what you are eating or drinking: Finish up your dinner and you can have dessert.EatingBiting, chewing and swallowing
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