Definition of 'well up in'
Example sentences containing 'well up in'
It was something her mother used to say to her, and to her amazement Wendy felt homesick tears well up in her eyes.PROSPECT HILL (2003)
Martha's hand would curl over Lucy's and she would feel a love so absolute for her grandmother that tears would well up in her chest.SEA MUSIC (2003) THE DUTCH BLUE ERROR (2003)
Definition of well up in from the Collins English Dictionary
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