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hang together

phrasal verb with hang uk   us   /hæŋ/ verb

(STAY TOGETHER)

If people hang together, they help each other and work together to achieve something: If the opposition party can hang together over the next six months, they might just stand a chance of being elected.

(WORK WELL)

mainly UK If the parts of something hang together, they are well organized or they seem to be true or correct: Somehow her story doesn't quite hang together.
Translations of “hang together”
in Chinese (Traditional) 團結一致, 團結一致,同心協力…
in Chinese (Simplified) 团结一致, 团结一致,同心协力…
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