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English definition of “send sb/sth up”

send sb/sth up

UK informal phrasal verb with send     /send/ verb [T] (sent, sent)
to make someone or something seem stupid by copying them in a funny way: The show was very funny - they were sending up sports commentators. → See also send-upMocking and taunting
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