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phrasal verb showing disapproval
  1. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    (of a white person) to use yellow makeup in order to play an Asian character

    For the record, yellowing up is offensive.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 23/12/2015

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platform capitalism

a way of doing business that involves recruiting large numbers of people who work for themselves using the company's platform, as used by companies such as Uber, Deliveroo and the like

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