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phrasal verb [intransitive] informal
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theyhang together
he/she/ithangs together
present participlehanging together
past tensehung together
past participlehung together
  1. if something hangs together, the different parts of it combine well so that it seems well planned and organized

    The speech doesn’t really hang together.

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used to describe something which is done more carefully and over a longer period of time …

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the practice of giving birth in the presence of several friends and relatives

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