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English definition of “run sth up”

run sth up

(MATERIAL) phrasal verb with run     /rʌn/ verb (present participle running, past tense ran, past participle run)
to quickly make something such as a piece of clothing from material: [+ two objects] I can run you up some curtains in a few hours, if you want.Knitting and sewingCreating and producingInventing, designing and innovation
(Definition of run sth up (MATERIAL) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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