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wash your hands of sth

If you wash ​yourhands of something that you were ​previouslyresponsible for, you ​intentionallystop being ​involved in it or ​connected with it in any way: She couldn't ​wait to wash her ​hands of the ​wholeproject.
(Definition of wash your hands of sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “wash your hands of sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 洗手不干,不再管…
in Chinese (Traditional) 洗手不幹,不再管…
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