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stitch sth up

phrasal verb with stitch
 
 
/stɪtʃ/ verb [I, T]
to sew together the two parts of something that have come apart: The nurse stitched up my finger.Knitting and sewing
Translations of “stitch sth up”
in Russian накладывать швы…
in Turkish dikmek, dikiş atmak…
in Polish zszywać coś…
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