Phrasal Verb: Play up to

Phrasal Verb: Play up to


Meaning: Flatter someone

Example: I'm PLAYING UP TO my boss at the moment because I want the promotion.

Notes:

- IntransitiveHelp

- American English

Phrasal Verb: Play up to


Meaning: Behave in a way expected

Example: He's got a reputation for being trouble and PLAYS UP TO it.

Notes:

- InseparableHelp

- International English