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burn sth off/up

phrasal verb with burn /bɜːn/ US  /bɝːn/ verb (burnt or burned)
to use or get rid of energy or fat by doing a lot of physical exercise
(通过大量体育锻炼)消耗(能量或脂肪)
Running is an excellent way to burn off excess calories.
跑步是消耗多余热量的极好办法。
Exercising and training
Translations of “burn sth off/up”
in Chinese (Traditional) (透過大量體育鍛煉)消耗(能量或脂肪)…
(Definition of burn sth off/up from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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