work sb up Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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work sb up

phrasal verb with work uk   /wɜːk/  us   /wɝːk/ verb
to make yourself or another ​personfeelupset or ​feelstrongemotions: Try not to ​workyourself up about the ​exams. Nationalist ​speechesworked the ​crowd up into a ​frenzy.
(Definition of work sb up from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “work sb up”
in Chinese (Simplified) 惹(某人)生气,使(某人)激动…
in Chinese (Traditional) 惹(某人)生氣,使(某人)激動…
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