put (someone) out of work

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Definition of put (someone) out of work

: to cause (someone) to lose his or her job The new technology could put him out of work.

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“Put (someone) out of work.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/put%20%28someone%29%20out%20of%20work. Accessed 27 Jan. 2021.

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