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"pack sth in" in British English

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pack sth in

informal
phrasal verb with pack uk   us   /pæk/ verb
(Definition of pack sth in from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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pack sth in

phrasal verb with pack uk   us   /pæk/ verb [T]
to ​manage to ​include a lot of things in a ​shorttime: We're only in New York for a day so we need to ​pack in a lot of ​meetings.
informal to ​stop doing something because you have not been ​successful or do not want to continue: I'm ​determined to ​pack in ​work before I'm 60. I've been doing this ​job for twenty ​years and it's ​time to pack it in.
(Definition of pack sth in from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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