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English definition of “turn sb over to sb”

turn sb over to sb

phrasal verb with turn     /tɜːn/ US  /tɝːn/ verb
to take a criminal to the police or other authority: He was working here illegally and was terrified that his boss would turn him over to the police.Giving, providing and supplying
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