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off (one's) case

No longer a source of constant pressure; not nagging one anymore. We need to do something to get the boss off our case. Would you get off my case? I'm going to mow the lawn after lunch.
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off (someone's) case

No longer nagging or urging someone to do something.
See also: case, off
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A spokesman at the FBU said it was a "one off case".
Though BLS officials refused to comment on the issue, Bhardwaj admitted it is a mistake on the part of the agent but insisted it is just a one off case.
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