string together

phrasal verb

strung together; stringing together; strings together
: to combine (different things) into something that is complete, useful, etc.
See if you can string the theories together into something that makes sense.
The filmmaker strung together interviews with a number of experts on the subject.
: to create (something) by putting different things together
She was finding it hard to string together a coherent argument.

Examples of string together in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web DeCaro didn’t allow a hit until the Cavaliers strung together three with one out in the third. Gene Schinzel, Washington Post, 15 June 2024 Most follow existing gravel, dirt, or paved paths in the metro area, which have been strung together to circumnavigate the city. Mindy Sink, The Denver Post, 20 May 2024 By the time class wraps up, Miller has drifted through the good and bad referenced in the Al Green anthem, stringing together topics like a chord progression. Alia Wong, USA TODAY, 28 Apr. 2024 The playoffs are nearing and the Wolf Pack, the Rangers affiliate, is getting its postseason skates laced up and sharpened, clinching a spot Friday and stringing together another strong performance to beat Charlotte, 5-2, on Sunday. Dom Amore, Hartford Courant, 13 Apr. 2024 See all Example Sentences for string together 

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“String together.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/string%20together. Accessed 18 Jul. 2024.

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