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  1. #1
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    meaning of "each other up"

    The housemates were not allowed to talk, shout, scream or buck each other up while playing.


    I know "each other" but what is "each other up" in this sentence.

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    Anglika is offline No Longer With Us
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    Re: meaning of "each other up"

    It is a collocation: "buck up" each other = encourage each other.

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