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do someone in

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phrasal verb with do us   /du/ verb present tense does /dʌz, dəz/ , past tense did /dɪd/ , past participle done /dʌn/
  • (TIRE)

to tire someone: That five-mile hike did me in.

do someone in

infml
phrasal verb with do us   /du/ verb present tense does /dʌz, dəz/ , past tense did /dɪd/ , past participle done /dʌn/
  • (CAUSE TO FAIL)

to be the cause of someone's failure: A couple of key losses did the team in.
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