warm (sb) up Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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warm (sb) up

phrasal verb with warm uk   /wɔːm/  us   /wɔːrm/ verb [I or T]
to ​entertainpeople while they are ​waiting for a ​performance to ​start, for ​example by ​tellingjokes: He's got a ​jobwarming up for TV ​studioaudiences. He was ​warming the ​audience up with his ​world-famousjokes.
(Definition of warm (sb) up from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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in Chinese (Simplified) 节目开始前活跃观众气氛(如讲笑话)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 節目開始前活躍觀眾氣氛(如講笑話)…
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