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put together

Definition of put together

  1. —used to say that someone or something is greater than the total of all the other people or things mentioned <You're smarter than all of those other guys put together.>



Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to place in a specified position or relationship :  lay

    :  to move in a specified direction

    :  to send (as a weapon or missile) into or through something :  thrust

  1. :  a throw made with an overhand pushing motion

    :  the act or an instance of putting the shot

    :  an option to sell a specified amount of a security (as a stock) or commodity (as wheat) at a fixed price at or within a specified time — compare call 3d

  1. :  being in place :  fixed, set

togetherplay
  1. :  in or into one place, mass, collection, or group

    :  in a body :  as a group

    :  in or into contact (as connection, collision, or union)

  1. :  appropriately prepared, organized, or balanced

    :  composed in mind or manner :  self-possessed


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