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phrasal verb [intransitive/transitive]
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theymarry up
he/she/itmarries up
present participlemarrying up
past tensemarried up
past participlemarried up
  1. to make two things fit or match each other, or to fit or match in this way

    I was convinced that a way needed to be found to marry up the two groups.


    Your CV needs to be changed for every job, as otherwise it won’t marry up with the job description.

    marry something up with something:

    Our approach is to marry up the business problem with the technology.

    This meaning is based on one submitted to the Open Dictionary by: Paul from Spain on 08/10/2015
See also main entry: marry
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