English version

cobble something ↔ together

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishcobble something ↔ together phrasal verb old-fashionedMAKEto quickly produce or make something that is useful but not perfect The diplomats cobbled an agreement together. She cobbled together a tent from a few pieces of string and a sheet. cobble→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
cobble togetherThey cobble workings together from whatever they can scrape up.She watched as the jagged tears in the sky mended, cobbling themselves together in a uniform grey.
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Verb table
cobble
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theycobble
he, she, itcobbles
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theycobbled
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave cobbled
he, she, ithas cobbled
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad cobbled
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill cobble
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have cobbled
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam cobbling
he, she, itis cobbling
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you, we, theyare cobbling
Past
I, he, she, itwas cobbling
you, we, theywere cobbling
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been cobbling
he, she, ithas been cobbling
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been cobbling
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be cobbling
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been cobbling
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