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verb cobble pronunciation in American English /ˈkɑb(ə)l/ 
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present tense
I/you/we/theycobble
he/she/itcobbles
present participlecobbling
past tensecobbled
past participlecobbled

phrasal verb

cobble together

[transitive]
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present tense
I/you/we/theycobble together
he/she/itcobbles together
present participlecobbling together
past tensecobbled together
past participlecobbled together
to make something quickly and without a lot of care, using whatever is available

He cobbled together a meal from leftovers in the refrigerator.

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