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go out to sb

verb uk phrasal verb with go   /ɡəʊ/ us    /ɡoʊ/ ( present participle going, past tense went, past participle gone)
If your thoughts or sympathies go out to someone in a difficult or sad situation, you think of that person and feel sorry for them: Our deepest sympathies go out to her husband and children.
Translations of “go out to sb”
in Chinese (Traditional) 同情(某人)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 同情(某人)…
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