Phrasal Verb 'String'

We have 5 phrasal verb definitions related to 'String'.

String along

Meaning: Deceive someone for a long time

Example: They kept saying they were interested, but they were just STRINGING me ALONG

String along

Meaning: Accompany someone because you haven't got anything better to do

Example: Is it alright if I STRING ALONG with you tonight?

String out

Meaning: Make something last as long as possible

Example: There was half an hour to go, so I STRUNG the questions OUT as long as I could.

String together

Meaning: Put words together into a coherent text

Example: I was so nervous in the interview that I could hardly STRING a sentence TOGETHER.

String up

Meaning: Hang somebody

Example: The rebels STRUNG the soldiers UP after they captured them.