show up someone Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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show up someone

phrasal verb with show  us   /ʃoʊ/ verb

show up someone (EMBARRASS)

to do something that ​embarrasses someone or makes someone ​seemstupid: She’s always ​trying to show up her ​colleagues to make herself ​looksmarter.
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