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scoop sth/sb up

phrasal verb with scoop uk   us   /skuːp/ verb [T]
to lift something or someone with your hands or arms in a quick movement: She scooped the children up and ran with them to safety. I scooped up my belongings into my handbag.
(Definition of scoop sth/sb up from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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