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wind sth up

phrasal verb with wind uk   us   /waɪnd/ verb (wound, wound)
to ​close a ​business or ​organization: Lawyers were called in to ​wind up the ​company.

wind (sth) up

phrasal verb with wind uk   us   /waɪnd/ verb (wound, wound)
to end, or to make an ​activity end: I ​think it's about ​time we ​wound this ​meeting up. We need to ​wind up now, we only have five ​minutesleft.
(Definition of wind sth up from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “wind sth up”
in Chinese (Simplified) 关闭(企业或机构), 使停业…
in Chinese (Traditional) 關閉(企業或機構), 使停業…
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