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big sth/sb up

informal phrasal verb with big
 
 
/bɪɡ/ verb
to praise someone or something a lot, sometimes more than they deserveExaggerating and playing downPraising and applaudingPraising and applaudingExaggerating and playing down
Translations of “big sth/sb up”
in Russian восхвалять…
in Turkish bir şeyi, birini gereğinden fazla övmek…
in Polish wychwalać coś / kogoś…
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