trump up

verb

Definition of trump up

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to concoct especially with intent to deceive :  fabricate, invent

  3. 2 archaic :  to cite as support for an action or claim

Examples of trump up in a Sentence

  1. a wife who was always trumping up little projects for her husband to do around the house

First Known Use of trump up

1695


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