sum (sth/sb) up
— phrasal verb with sum uk /sʌm/ us /sʌm/ verb -mm-
- Childish? That just about sums him up!
- How would you sum up his attitude to work?
- He summed up the situation in one word: chaos.
- Her description of the party as a riot just about summed it up.
- The look of dejection on his face sums up the mood of the team.