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take sb apart

informal
phrasal verb with take uk   us   /teɪk/ verb (took, taken)
to defeat someone very easily in a sport: He took their defence apart, scoring three goals in the first 20 minutes.
Translations of “take sb apart”
in Chinese (Traditional) (比賽中)把…打得一敗塗地,輕鬆擊敗…
in Chinese (Simplified) (比赛中)把…打得一败涂地,轻松击败…
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