pack sth away Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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pack sth away

phrasal verb with pack uk   us   /pæk/ verb

pack sth away (TIDY)

to put something into a ​bag or ​container, or to put something in the ​place where it is usually ​kept: Come on, ​children, it's ​time to ​pack away ​yourtoys.

pack sth away (EAT)

informal to ​eat a lot of ​food: She's ​tiny but she can really ​pack away the ​biscuits.
(Definition of pack sth away from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “pack sth away”
in Chinese (Simplified) 收拾, 将…收拾起来放好…
in Chinese (Traditional) 收拾, 將…收拾起來放好…
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