strap sth up Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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strap sth up

UK (US tape sth up)
phrasal verb with strap uk   us   /stræp/ verb [T usually + adv/prep] (-pp-)
to ​wrap a ​leg, ​arm, or other ​part of the ​body in a bandage (= ​strip of ​material for ​wrapping around ​injuries): He ​injured himself ​playingfootball and his ​arm was ​strapped up.
(Definition of strap sth up from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “strap sth up”
in Chinese (Simplified) 包扎,给…打绷带…
in Chinese (Traditional) 包紮,給…纏繃帶…
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