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big sb/sth up

phrasal verb with big uk   us   /bɪɡ/ verb informal
to talk a lot about how excellent someone or something is, sometimes praising him, her, or it more than is deserved
Translations of “big sb/sth up”
in Chinese (Traditional) (過分)誇獎,讚揚…
in Chinese (Simplified) (过分)夸奖,赞扬…
(Definition of big sb/sth up from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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