patch together

phrasal verb
patched together; patching together; patches together

Definition of patch together

: to put (something) together usually in a quick or careless way She patched a meal together from what was in the cupboard. They quickly patched together a new plan.

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“Patch together.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/patch%20together. Accessed 27 Nov. 2020.

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