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put sth together

phrasal verb with put uk   /pʊt/ us   /pʊt/ verb present participle putting, past tense and past participle put
B2 to put the parts of something in the correct places and join them to each other: It took several hours to put the puzzle together.
C1 to prepare a piece of work by collecting several ideas and suggestions and organizing them: The management are putting together a plan/proposal/package to rescue the company. It takes about three weeks to put the magazine together.

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  • If you put the pieces of wood together, you can make a fort.
  • We put the tables together so that everyone could sit together.
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said after a phrase that refers to a group of people or things to show that you are thinking of them as a group rather than separately: She earns more than all the rest of us put together. The population of the US is bigger than that of Britain, France, and Germany put together.
(Definition of put sth together from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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put sth together

phrasal verb with put uk   /pʊt/ us   verb putting, put, put
to prepare a piece of work by organizing several ideas and suggestions: put together a plan/proposal/package The management are putting together a proposal to rescue the company. It takes about three weeks to put the magazine together.
(Definition of put sth together from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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“put sth together” in British English

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