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phrasal verb

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Grammar
phrasal verbˌphrasal ˈverb ●●○ noun [countable]  SLGa group of words that is used like a verb and consists of a verb with an adverb or preposition after it, for example ‘set off’ or ‘look after’. In this dictionary, phrasal verbs are marked ‘phr v’.
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