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crowd sb/sth out

phrasal verb with crowd uk   us   /kraʊd/ verb [T] informal
to not allow a person or thing any space or opportunity to grow or develop: Small local businesses have been crowded out by large multinationals.
Translations of “crowd sb/sth out”
in Chinese (Traditional) 把…擠出, 排擠, 阻礙…
in Chinese (Simplified) 把…挤出, 排挤, 阻碍…
(Definition of crowd sb/sth out from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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