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Definition of kill off phrasal verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

kill off

 phrasal verb
phrasal verb
 
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Phrasal Verbs

    kill off somebody

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    kill off something

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    kill somebody off

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    kill something off

     
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  1. 1to make a lot of plants, animals, etc. die Some drugs kill off useful bacteria in the user's body.
  2. 2to stop or get rid of something He has effectively killed off any political opposition.
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