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liven (sth) up

phrasal verb with liven uk   us   /ˈlaɪ.vən/ verb
to become more interesting and exciting, or to make something become like this: A new coat of paint would liven the kitchen up. Liven up your meals with fresh herbs and spices. The party livened up as soon as Sally arrived.
Translations of “liven (sth) up”
in Chinese (Traditional) (給…)增色,(爲…)添彩, (使)歡快起來…
in Chinese (Simplified) (给…)增色,(为…)添彩, (使)欢快起来…
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