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English definition of “put in a good word for sb”

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put in a good word for sb

to say positive things about someone: I really need a job and I was hoping you might put in a good word for me with your boss.
Translations of “put in a good word for sb”
in Chinese (Traditional) 為(某人)美言,說(某人)的好話…
in Chinese (Simplified) 为(某人)美言,说(某人)的好话…
(Definition of put in a good word for sb from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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