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English definition of “pack up (sth)”

pack up (sth)

UK informal phrasal verb with pack     /pæk/ verb
to stop working or doing another regular activity : She packed up her job , and went off to Australia . [+ -ing verb] It's time you packed up smok ing .Causing something to endComing to an end
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