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put sth out of its misery

to ​kill an ​animal because it is in ​greatpain, so that it does not have to ​suffer any more
(Definition of put sth out of its misery from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “put sth out of its misery”
in Chinese (Simplified) 杀死(动物)以结束其痛苦…
in Chinese (Traditional) 殺死(動物)以結束其痛苦…
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