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wrap sth up

phrasal verb with wrap uk   /ræp/ us   verb [T] -pp-
to put paper, cloth, or other material around something: This Christmas, record numbers of shoppers are choosing to wrap up gift cards instead of Game Boys.
informal to complete something successfully or to finish doing something: My guess is they'll wrap the meeting up fairly quickly. All right, Chris, we're going to have to wrap it up there.
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“wrap sth up” in British English

    “wrap sth up” in Business English

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