English version

tidy something ↔ away

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishtidy something ↔ away phrasal verbBritish EnglishTIDY to put something back in the place where it should be, especially in a cupboard, drawer etc Let’s tidy these toys away. tidy→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
tidy awayFor a further hour she worked steadily, then looked at her watch and began to tidy the papers away.These she slipped in her pocket, then she tidied the stuff away.Even when not doing the house, or tidying herself away from the world, she wore a checked apron.As bedtime approached, Léonie tidied herself away into a corner.They had tidied him away into the cupboard where nobody would see him.
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Verb table
tidy
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theytidy
he, she, ittidies
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theytidied
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave tidied
he, she, ithas tidied
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad tidied
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill tidy
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have tidied
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam tidying
he, she, itis tidying
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you, we, theyare tidying
Past
I, he, she, itwas tidying
you, we, theywere tidying
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been tidying
he, she, ithas been tidying
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been tidying
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be tidying
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been tidying
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