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English definition of “put sth out of its misery”

put sth out of its misery

to kill an animal because it is in great pain, so that it does not have to suffer any moreKillingMurder and attempted murder
(Definition of put sth out of its misery from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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