How to use
togædere, from to
with each other
if two or more people do something together, they do it with each other
We've very much enjoyed
They've decided to spend more time together.
He and my father were at school together.
Together they went back inside the villa.
make one thing
if you put two or more things together, you join them so that they touch or form one whole thing or group
He'd tried to glue the broken pieces together.
Mix the butter and sugar together.
She clasped her hands together.
He took the engine apart and then put it
The model was held together with string.
be a couple
if two people are together, they are married, or are having a romantic or sexual relationship
Mark and I have been together eight years now.
Are those two together?
A lot of people
before getting married.
Sometimes I don't know what
in one place
if you keep, collect etc things together, you keep or collect them all in one place
She keeps all the important documents together in one file.
Embarrassed, she gathered her things together and left.
Goods of a similar kind should be stored together.
close/packed/crowded etc together
if people or objects are close together, packed together etc, they are placed very near to each other
The trees had been planted a little too close together.
The climbers were sitting huddled together for warmth.
against each other
if you rub or hit things together, you rub or hit them against each other
Max was rubbing his hands together with glee.
Knock the brushes together to clean them.
if people are together, come together etc, they are or become united, especially in order to try and achieve something
Together we can win.
The Conference called on all good men to
to resist socialism.
He said that the main purpose of the Baha'i Faith was to
bring people together
at the same time
at the same time
Both letters should have arrived. I mailed them together.
'Oh!' they said together.
all together (now)
used to tell a group of people to all say or do something at the same time
Right men. All together now...Push!
when two amounts or quantities are added together, they are combined
Add these numbers together and then divide the total by 7.
Together they won only 21% of the votes.
The table and chairs are together worth about £200.
together with something/somebody
in addition to something else
Just bring it back to the store, together with your receipt.
Becoming self-employed meant giving up a secure salary, together with sick leave and long vacation time.
used to mention someone else who is also involved in an activity or situation
He, together with Bill Dunn, decided to climb out of the canyon.
➔ bring together
➔ get together
➔ get your act together
➔ hold together
➔ piece something together
➔ pull together
Definition from the Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Advanced Learner's Dictionary.
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