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cobble together

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cobble together

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To make or construct, esp by assemblage: They still reject computers for production, preferring to cobble together layouts by hand (1830s+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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  • To make the epic of Waldere it was not necessary to cobble together a number of older lays on separate episodes.

    Epic and Romance

    W. P. Ker

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