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phrasal verb [transitive] informal
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present tense
I/you/we/theysex up
he/she/itsexes up
present participlesexing up
past tensesexed up
past participlesexed up
  1. to change something in order to make it seem more interesting, exciting, or important
    They brought in an advertising agency to try to sex up the city’s image.
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