speak up Meaning in Cambridge Essential American Dictionary
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speak up

phrasal verb with speak
 
/spik/ verb ( present participle speaking, past tense spoke, past participle spoken)
to say something in a louder voice so that people can hear you: Could you speak up, please? I can’t hear you.
(Definition of speak up from the Websters Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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