talk up


talk up

verb

Definition of TALK UP

1
to provide publicity for <the director and actors are making the obligatory rounds of the late-night shows to talk up their new movie>
Related Words advertise, bark, merchandise (also merchandize), sell; push; acclaim, hail, laud, praise; endorse (also indorse), plump (for), plunk (for) or plonk (for); recommend, review; announce, broadcast, publish
2
to voice one's opinions freely with force <feel free to talk up if you have any objections>
Near Antonyms belt up [British], clam up, dummy up, hush, shut up, suppress; quiet

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