English version

mock something ↔ up

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishmock something ↔ up phrasal verbCOPYto make a full-size model of something so that it looks real mock-up mock→ See Verb tablemock-upˈmock-up noun [countable]  COPYa full-size model of something, made before the real thing is built, or made for a film, show etcmock-up of a mock-up of the system a mock-up of a submarine mock up at mock1
Examples from the Corpus
mock-upWithin a few months after his celestial revelation, Atkinson had a mock-up of the program.So before Forte Travelodge installed a new booking system it set up a trial in a mock-up of its operations centre.The Safety Centre features full size mock-ups of nearly every danger a child could face including house fires and high speed trains.That affects the mock-up, or test, of the windows, and it has a snowball effect on other trades.The best exhibits at the gallery are the mock-ups of old telegraph offices, exchanges and wireless ops rooms.At least the mock-up was holding up structurally.The important thing was that the mock-up had to be as near as possible to the specifications of the building.Architects wanted the mock-up to be as near as possible to the final specifications of the building.This was approximately one fifth full size, but was a working mock-up rather than a true scale model.
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Verb table
mock
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theymock
he, she, itmocks
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theymocked
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave mocked
he, she, ithas mocked
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad mocked
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill mock
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have mocked
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam mocking
he, she, itis mocking
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you, we, theyare mocking
Past
I, he, she, itwas mocking
you, we, theywere mocking
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been mocking
he, she, ithas been mocking
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been mocking
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be mocking
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been mocking
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