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English definition of “come off”

come off

phrasal verb with come     /kʌm/ verb (came, come)
come off better/worse/badly/well to finish in a particular condition after a fight, argument, etc., especially compared to someone else: The smaller dog actually came off better, with only a few scratches. I always come off worse when we argue.Coming to an endCausing something to end
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