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English definition of “wind sb up”

wind sb up

(DECEIVE) UK informal phrasal verb with wind     /waɪnd/ verb (wound, wound)
to tell someone something that is not true in order to make a joke : Are you serious or are you just trying to wind me up?Teasing
(Definition of wind sb up (DECEIVE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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