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get the better of

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to achieve a victory over
  • I realized my exhaustion gotten the better of me when I started nodding off at my desk.

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gets with it

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“Get the better of.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/get%20the%20better%20of. Accessed 24 Sep. 2021.

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