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English definition of “string sth up”

string sth up

verb [T] uk phrasal verb with string   /strɪŋ/ (strung, strung) us  
to tie or fix the ends of a long, thin object to two points that are high up, allowing the rest of it to hang freely: Let's string up a banner in the garden to welcome him home.
(Definition of string sth up from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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