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string sth up

phrasal verb with string uk   us   /strɪŋ/ verb [T] (strung, strung)
to ​tie or ​fix the ​ends of a ​long, ​thinobject to two ​points that are high up, ​allowing the ​rest of it to ​hangfreely: Let's ​string up a ​banner at the ​front of the ​house to ​welcome him ​home.
(Definition of string sth up from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “string sth up”
in Chinese (Simplified) 系,挂, 吊起…
in Chinese (Traditional) 系,掛, 吊起…
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