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ride up

verb uk phrasal verb with ride   /raɪd/ (rode, ridden) us  
If a piece of clothing rides up, it moves up out of position: Your skirt has ridden up at the back.
Translations of “ride up”
in Chinese (Traditional) (衣服)向上收,縮上去…
in Chinese (Simplified) (衣服)向上收,缩上去…
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