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English definition of “knock/take the stuffing out of sb/sth”

knock/take the stuffing out of sb/sth

informal
to make someone or something become very weak: Her illness has really knocked the stuffing out of her.Becoming and making less strong
(Definition of knock/take the stuffing out of sb/sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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