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English definition of “wind up (something)”

wind up (something)

(FINISH) /ˈwɑɪndˈʌp/ phrasal verb with wind    /wɑɪnd/ verb (past tense and past participle wound  /wɑʊnd/)
to end something: We should be able to wind (things) up by 10 o’clock.
(Definition of wind up (something) (FINISH) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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