pump sb up Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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pump sb up

phrasal verb with pump uk   us   /pʌmp/ verb
to make someone ​feel more ​confident or ​excited: He was ​offering them ​advice and ​trying to ​pump them up. The ​players were ​pumping themselves up by ​singing the ​nationalanthem before the ​game.
(Definition of pump sb up from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “pump sb up”
in Chinese (Simplified) 为打气,使鼓起勇气…
in Chinese (Traditional) 為打氣,使鼓起勇氣…
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