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English definition of “reel sth off”

reel sth off

(LIST) informal phrasal verb with reel     /rɪəl/ verb [I]
to say a long list of things quickly and without stopping : The old man reeled off the names of his 22 grandchildren .Ways of talking
(Definition of reel sth off (LIST) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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