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chat-up linenoun [C]

uk   /ˈtʃæt.ʌp ˌlaɪn/  us   /ˈtʃæt̬.ʌp ˌlaɪn/ UK informal (US come-on line) informal
a ​remark that someone makes to another ​person to make ​theirsexualinterestknown to that ​person and ​start a ​conversation: "Have you been here before?" "That's one of the ​oldest chat-up ​lines I've ​everheard!"
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