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check up on sb

phrasal verb with check uk   us   /tʃek/ verb
C1 to try to discover what someone is doing in order to be certain that that person is doing what they should be doing: My mum checks up on me most evenings to see that I've done my homework.
Translations of “check up on sb”
in Chinese (Traditional) 監督,督促,檢查(某人)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 监督,督促,检查(某人)…
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