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phrasal verb
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theyhush up
he/she/ithushes up
present participlehushing up
past tensehushed up
past participlehushed up
  1. 1
    [transitive] if someone in authority hushes something up, they try to prevent people knowing about it
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