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English definition of “throw sth/sb off”

throw sth/sb off

phrasal verb with throw     /θrəʊ/ US  /θroʊ/ verb (threw, thrown)
to escape from something or someone following you: They threw the police off the scent by travelling on false passports .Running away and escaping
(Definition of throw sth/sb off from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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