cheer someone up


cheer someone up
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cheer [verb] 2)

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  • cheer someone up. — See cheer verb sense 2. → cheer …   Useful english dictionary

  • cheer someone on — ENCOURAGE, urge on, spur on, drive on, motivate, inspire, fire (up), inspirit; N. Amer. light a fire under. → cheer …   Useful english dictionary

  • cheer someone to the echo — cheer (someone) to the echo British, old fashioned to shout and clap a lot in order to support someone. The team captain was cheered to the echo when he was presented with the cup …   New idioms dictionary

  • cheer someone up or cheer up — make or become less miserable. → cheer …   English new terms dictionary

  • cheer on — ˌcheer ˈon [transitive] [present tense I/you/we/they cheer on he/she/it cheers on present participle cheering on past tense …   Useful english dictionary

  • cheer to the echo — cheer (someone) to the echo British, old fashioned to shout and clap a lot in order to support someone. The team captain was cheered to the echo when he was presented with the cup …   New idioms dictionary

  • cheer up — verb 1. cause (somebody) to feel happier or more cheerful She tried to cheer up the disappointed child when he failed to win the spelling bee • Syn: ↑cheer, ↑jolly along, ↑jolly up • Derivationally related forms: ↑cheer ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • cheer — 1. verb 1) they cheered their team Syn: applaud, hail, salute, shout for, clap, put one s hands together for; informal holler for, give someone a big hand; N.Amer.; informal ballyhoo 2) the bad weather did little to cheer me Syn …   Synonyms and antonyms dictionary

  • cheer — verb 1》 shout in praise, joy, or encouragement.     ↘praise or encourage with shouts. 2》 give comfort or support to.     ↘(cheer someone up or cheer up) make or become less miserable. noun 1》 a shout of encouragement, praise, or joy. 2》 (also… …   English new terms dictionary

  • cheer on — PHRASAL VERB When you cheer someone on, you shout loudly in order to encourage them, for example when they are taking part in a game. [V n P] A thousand supporters packed into the stadium to cheer them on... [V P n (not pron)] Most will probably… …   English dictionary