Definition of lash-up in English:


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chiefly British
  • A makeshift, improvised structure or arrangement.
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    • They also tend to be heavy family and clan lash-ups.
    • We've plans still brewing for a permanent catio rather than the temporary lash-up we put together just before the summer settled in, and I'm determined there shall be a fountain.
    • Davis was expressing scepticism as early as the Mistaken Identity public meeting in May (speeches available here), where he also displayed a commendable grasp of the database lash-up the Government currently presides over.

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