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English definition of “tidy sth away”

tidy sth away

verb [I or T] uk phrasal verb with tidy   /ˈtaɪ.di/ us  
to put things back in drawers, cupboards, and other places where they are kept, after you have used them: The children were expected to tidy away their toys before bedtime.
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