piece together

Definition of piece together

  1. :  to make (something) by bringing together various parts or pieces She pieced the quilt together from scraps of old cloth. :  to bring together (various parts or pieces) to form one complete thing The police had to piece together reports from several witnesses to get an accurate account of what happened.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  a part of a whole: such as

    :  fragment

    :  portion, allocation

  1. :  to repair, renew, or complete by adding pieces :  patch

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

    :  in a body :  as a group

    :  in or into contact, connection, collision, or union

  1. :  appropriately prepared, organized, or balanced

    :  composed in mind or manner :  self-possessed

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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