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draft sb in

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phrasal verb with draft uk   /drɑːft/  us   /dræft/ verb
to bring someone somewhere to do a particular job: Every Christmas thousands of people are drafted in to help with the mail.
Translations of “draft sb in”
in Chinese (Traditional) 徵召(某人),調集某人(從事某項工作)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 征召(某人),调集某人(从事某项工作)…
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