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cry up

verb

Definition of cry up

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to praise publicly in order to enhance in value or repute <cried up his skills as a writer>



Examples of cry up in a sentence

  1. <in exchange for his hefty endorsement fee, the basketball player is expected to cry up that brand of sneaker at every opportunity>



1593

First Known Use of cry up

1593


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