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tuck sb in

(UK also tuck sb up)
phrasal verb with tuck uk   us   /tʌk/ verb [T usually + adv/prep]
to make someone comfortable in bed, especially a child, by arranging the covers round them: Daddy, if I go to bed now will you tuck me in? The children are safely tucked up in bed.
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