dummy up


Definition of DUMMY UP

intransitive verb
:  to say nothing :  clam up

Examples of DUMMY UP

  1. <all of a sudden the suspect just dummied up and demanded the presence of an attorney>

First Known Use of DUMMY UP



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July 03, 2015
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to formally question a public official
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