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talk up

verb

Definition of talk up

  • transitive verb
    1. :  to discuss favorably :  advocate, promote <talk up the new product>

    2. intransitive verb
    3. :  to speak up plainly or directly



    Examples of talk up in a sentence

    1. <the director and actors are making the obligatory rounds of the late-night shows to talk up their new movie>

    2. <feel free to talk up if you have any objections>



    1722

    First Known Use of talk up

    1722


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