Meaning of “pull sb up” in the English Dictionary

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"pull sb up" in British English

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pull sb up

phrasal verb with pull uk /pʊl/ us /pʊl/ verb

to tell someone that they have done something wrong:

She's always pulling me up for/on/over my bad spelling.

(Definition of “pull sb up” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)