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phrasal verb [transitive]
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theyput together
he/she/itputs together
present participleputting together
past tenseput together
past participleput together
  1. 1
    to make something by joining all its parts

    Will you help me put this desk together?

    Synonyms and related words for this sense of put together
  2. 2
    to produce or organize something using many different things

    Initially, they simply put together a series of guidelines.

    The exhibit has been put together by a group of young artists.

  3. 3
    to choose people or things to form a team or group

    A team of experts has been put together to examine the effects of global warming.

    Synonyms and related words for this sense of put together
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