cheer up

Definition of cheer up

  1. :  to become happier <They cheered up at the mention of her name.> <Cheer up—things will get better!>

Word by Word Definitions

cheerplay
  1. :  face

    :  facial expression

    :  state of mind or heart :  spirit

  1. :  to instill with hope or courage :  comfort

    :  to urge on or encourage especially by shouts

    :  to applaud with shouts

  1. :  in or into a higher position or level

    :  away from the center of the earth

    :  from beneath the ground or water to the surface

  1. :  risen above the horizon

    :  standing

    :  being out of bed

  1. : used as a function word to indicate motion to or toward or situation at a higher point of

    :  up into or in the

    :  in a direction regarded as being toward or near the upper end or part of

  1. :  one in a high or advantageous position

    :  an upward slope

    :  a period or state of prosperity or success

  1. :  to rise from a lying or sitting position

    :  to move upward :  ascend

    : used with and and another verb to indicate that the action of the following verb was either surprisingly or abruptly initiated


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