be put upon Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “be put upon” in the English Dictionary

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be put upon

phrasal verb with put uk   us   /pʊt/ verb (present participle putting, past tense and past participle put)
to be ​treatedbadly by someone who ​takesadvantage of ​yourwish to be ​helpful: I'm ​fed up with being put upon by my ​boss all the ​time.
(Definition of be put upon from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “be put upon”
in Chinese (Simplified) 被利用,被人占便宜…
in Chinese (Traditional) 被利用,被人佔便宜…
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