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verb American English pronunciation: piece /pis/ 
Word Forms
present tense
present participlepiecing
past tensepieced
past participlepieced

phrasal verb

piece together

Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theypiece together
he/she/itpieces together
present participlepiecing together
past tensepieced together
past participlepieced together
  1. 1
    to learn the truth about something by considering all the separate bits of information you have

    Detectives are still piecing together the circumstances surrounding the accident.

  2. 2
    to make something by combining separate bits

    The rugs are constructed by piecing together different colored strips.

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a very large party where people eat, sell or share many different types of food, usually held outside or in a large public building

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