Phrasal Verbs

cheer up

This page is about the phrasal verb cheer up

Meaning

to feel happier after being sad

Synonym

buck up (informal), perk up

For example

  • cheer up Come on, Pat. Cheer up. You'll get your promotion next time for sure.

  • cheer sb up Do you think that going to a concert would cheer her up?

Quick Quiz

If you want to cheer someone up, you should take them to

a. a hospital

b. a funeral

c. a funny movie

Phrasal verbs grammar

1000 Phrasal Verbs in Context ebook

Phrasal Verb of the Day

Contributor: Matt Errey