pack away


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w>pack away

vt sep
clothes, boxes etcwegpacken; pack your toys away before you go outräum deine Spielsachen weg, bevor du rausgehst; I’ve packed all your books away in the atticich habe alle deine Bücher auf den Boden geräumt; he packed the deck chairs away for the winterer räumte die Liegestühle für den Winter weg
(inf) he can really pack it away (food) → er kann ganz schön was verdrücken (inf)or verputzen (inf)
vi the bed packs away into a cupboardman kann das Bett in einem Schrank verschwinden lassen
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We shall pack away a few things we prize especially, but all the rest will be left."
I had filled the first two with my linen, and as I had still much to pack away I was naturally annoyed at not having the use of the third drawer.
Terrible news for anyone waiting for the Love Island residents to pack away their triangles of swimwear and head home to obscurity: ITV is to screen TWO series of the show next year.
So as I pack away my few trinkets for next year, I sigh and think, "Thank heavens it's all over for another 11 months".
Many people use self storage to store items that they don't use every day but want to keep, however it can be easy to pack away things that actually won't be used again.
LAZY families fork out at least [euro]100 every summer replacing items they couldn't be bothered to pack away for winter.
IDLE families fork out at least PS100 every summer replacing items they couldn't be bothered to pack away for winter.
Pack away items you know you want to keep but don't need immediately.
PS44.99, www.prezzybox.com DEUZ TENT MADE from organic fairtrade cotton and wood from sustainable forests, this play tent, which has a little window and tie-front doors, is easy to pack away in its little storage bag.
On top of wrapping up the final lessons, it's also time to pack away everything you will need for the next school year.
mothercare.com DEUZ TENT MADE from organic Fairtrade cotton and wood from sustainable forests, this play tent, which has a little window and tie-front doors, is easy to pack away in its little storage bag.
As the temperatures go up, it's time for us all to pack away our winter wear and prepare for the new season.