dummy up

verb
dummied up; dummying up; dummies up

Definition of dummy up

intransitive verb

: to say nothing : clam up

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Examples of dummy up in a Sentence

all of a sudden the suspect just dummied up and demanded the presence of an attorney

First Known Use of dummy up

1926, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of dummy up was in 1926

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“Dummy up.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dummying%20up. Accessed 21 November 2019.

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