Translation of "go/come up in the world" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

go/come up in the world

UK (US move up in the world) informal

to have more money or a better social position than you had before

飞黄腾达;发迹
Roger and Ann have gone up in the world - these days they only ever travel first-class. 罗杰和安已经发迹了——现在他们旅行只坐头等舱。

(Translation of “go/come up in the world” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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