play up definition

  • verb:
    • To misbehave
    • to produce or make an effort to make anything appear much more essential, likely or apparent; to showcase or highlight
    • move into the foreground to create much more noticeable or prominent
    • ingratiate oneself to; often with insincere behavior

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