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work sb out

phrasal verb with work uk   /wɜːk/  us   /wɝːk/ verb
to understand the reasons for someone's behaviour: Why does he behave like that? - I can't work him out at all.
Translations of “work sb out”
in Chinese (Traditional) 理解(某人的行為)…
in Russian понимать кого-либо…
in Turkish birinin davranışlarına anlam vermek, nedenini anlamak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 理解(某人的行为)…
in Polish zrozumieć kogoś…
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