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bring sb up

phrasal verb with bring uk   us   /brɪŋ/ verb [T] (brought, brought)
B1 to ​care for a ​child until he or she is an ​adult, often giving him or her ​particularbeliefs: She was ​brought up by her ​grandmother. They ​brought her up (as/to be) a ​Catholic. [+ to infinitive] David was ​brought up torespectauthority.

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(Definition of bring sb up from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “bring sb up”
in Chinese (Simplified) 养育,抚养,教养(某人)…
in Turkish bakmak, büyütmek, yetiştirmek…
in Russian воспитывать…
in Chinese (Traditional) 養育,撫養,教養(某人)…
in Polish wychowywać kogoś…
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