Definition of give it up in English:

give it up

phrasal verb

  • usually in imperative Applaud a performer or entertainer.

    • ‘Ladies and Gentlemen, give it up for Kimberly.’
    • ‘we had our best show ever, and the crowd really gave it up.’
    • ‘Let's give it up for the new couple!’
    • ‘He then told the responsive crowd to give it up for each of the other acts, which they happily did.’
    • ‘They took the field with such poise, and the crowd gave it up to them.’
    applaud, clap one's hands, give someone a round of applause, put one's hands together
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