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phrasal verb [transitive]
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present tense
I/you/we/theyiron out
he/she/itirons out
present participleironing out
past tenseironed out
past participleironed out
  1. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    2
    iron out the kinks to improve something, to get rid of imperfections from something

    They started rehearsing the Christmas concert well in advance in order to iron out the kinks by December 20.

    Submitted by Boris Marchenko from Russian Federation on 10/04/2016
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freshet

a rise in the level of a stream or river

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