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English definition of “put sth away”

put sth away

verb uk phrasal verb with put   /pʊt/ (present participle putting, past tense and past participle put) us  

(STORE)

B1 to put something in the place or container where it is usually kept: Put your toys away now.

(EAT)

informal to eat a large amount of food: He put away a whole box of chocolates in one evening.
(Definition of put sth away from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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