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English definition of “get up to sth”

get up to sth

UK phrasal verb with get     /ɡet/ verb (present participle getting, past tense got, past participle got or US gotten)
C2 to do something, often something that other people would disapprove of: She's been getting up to all sorts of mischief lately. I wonder what those two got up to yesterday?Bad and wrong behaviourDisobedientObeying and breaking the lawObedient and compliant
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