Meaning of English Phrasal Verb ~ To Beef Up
If something is ‘beefed up’ it is intensified, increased or enhanced. If a person has ‘beefed up’ it means they have got bigger.
Examples of English Phrasal Verb ‘To Beef Up’
1. Princess Sofia is coming to Barcelona so they have beefed up security. They usually only have 100 body guards in the city, but when Princess Sofia comes they will have 300!
2. Juan has been going to the gym a lot recently and he has really beefed up. His muscles are huge!