crack (somebody) up


crack (somebody) up
v. make somebody laugh

English slang. 2015.

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  • crack somebody up — ˌcrack sb ˈup derived (informal) to make sb laugh a lot • Gill s so funny, she just cracks me up. Main entry: ↑crackderived …   Useful english dictionary

  • crack down (on somebody) — ˌcrack ˈdown (on sb/sth) derived to try harder to prevent an illegal activity and deal more severely with those who are caught doing it • Police are cracking down on drug dealers. related noun ↑crackdown Main entry: ↑crackderived …   Useful english dictionary

  • crack — crack1 S3 [kræk] v ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(break)¦ 2¦(sound)¦ 3¦(hit)¦ 4¦(not be able to continue)¦ 5¦(voice)¦ 6¦(solve/understand)¦ 7¦(stop somebody)¦ 8¦(open a safe)¦ 9¦(computer)¦ 10 crack it …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • crack up — verb 1. suffer a nervous breakdown (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑crack, ↑crock up, ↑break up, ↑collapse • Derivationally related forms: ↑collapse (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • crack down — verb repress or suppress (something regarded as undesirable) The police clamped down on illegal drugs • Syn: ↑clamp down • Derivationally related forms: ↑crackdown, ↑clampdown (for: ↑clamp down) …   Useful english dictionary

  • crack on to — Vrb Phrs. To come onto somebody, to make sexual advances. E.g. She was cracking on to me all night, and every other bloke at the club …   English slang and colloquialisms

  • copper crack — Mawdesley Glossary 1. Someone with a dirty arse 2. somebody with a shitty bum …   English dialects glossary

  • crease somebody up — ˌcrease ˈup | ˌcrease sb ˈup derived (BrE, informal) to start laughing or make sb start laughing Syn: ↑crack up • Ed creased up laughing …   Useful english dictionary

  • break up — verb 1. to cause to separate and go in different directions (Freq. 5) She waved her hand and scattered the crowds • Syn: ↑disperse, ↑dissipate, ↑dispel, ↑scatter • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • fill — fill1 W1S1 [fıl] v ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(become/make full)¦ 2¦(large thing/number)¦ 3¦(sound/smell/light)¦ 4¦(emotions)¦ 5¦(provide something)¦ 6¦(spend time)¦ 7¦(perform a job)¦ 8¦(crack/hole)¦ 9 fill yourself (up)/fill your face …   Dictionary of contemporary English