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Meaning of “stuffed up” in the English Dictionary

"stuffed up" in British English

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stuffed upadjective

uk   us  
If you are ​stuffed up, ​yournose is ​blocked with mucus, usually because you have a ​cold: He ​sounds all ​stuffed up - is he all ​right? [before noun] a stuffed-up ​nose
(Definition of stuffed up from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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stuffed-upadjective

 us   /ˈstʌftˈʌp/
having ​difficultybreathing through ​yournose because of an ​illness or ​allergy
(Definition of stuffed-up from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “stuffed up”
in Chinese (Simplified) (通常因感冒)鼻塞的…
in Chinese (Traditional) (通常因感冒)鼻塞的…
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