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dress sth up

phrasal verb with dress uk   us   /dres/ verb
If you dress something up, you add something to it in order to make it seem more interesting or pleasing than it really is: I thought I'd dress up the frozen pizza with a few extra tomatoes and olives. Politicians tried to dress up the bill as a bold new strategy for combating poverty.
Translations of “dress sth up”
in Chinese (Traditional) 裝飾,裝點…
in Chinese (Simplified) 装饰,装点…
(Definition of dress sth up from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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