polish off

verb
polished off; polishing off; polishes off

Definition of polish off

transitive verb

: to finish off or dispose of rapidly or completely

First Known Use of polish off

1827, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of polish off was in 1827

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“Polish off.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/polish%20off. Accessed 28 Sep. 2022.

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