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mug (sth) up

UK informal
phrasal verb with mug uk   us   /mʌɡ/ verb [T] (-gg-)
to ​study a ​subjectquickly before taking an ​exam: I need to ​mug up (on) my ​history before tomorrow's ​exam.
(Definition of mug (sth) up from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “mug (sth) up”
in Chinese (Simplified) (考试前)突击学习…
in Chinese (Traditional) (考試前)突擊學習…
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