Definition of 'out of action'
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The subway system and major routes in and out of Manhattan were also out of action after being flooded. The Sun (2012)Meanwhile, the Apollo remains out of action after its ceiling collapse. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Take Worcester, where the cricket ground and the racecourse are both out of action at present after yet another flood. Times, Sunday Times (2008)But he is out of action after eye surgery and yesterday the front bench was looking, well, a little depleted. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Definition of out of action from the Collins English Dictionary
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