pep up

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.pep up - spur on or encourage especially by cheers and shoutspep up - spur on or encourage especially by cheers and shouts; "The crowd cheered the demonstrating strikers"
cheerlead - act as a cheerleader in a sports event
encourage - inspire with confidence; give hope or courage to
2.pep up - make more interesting or lively; "juice up a party"; "pep up your paper"
liven, liven up, enliven, invigorate, animate - make lively; "let's liven up this room a bit"

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vt sep (inf)Schwung bringen in (+acc); food, drinkpikanter machen; personmunter machen; pills to pep you upAufputschmittel pl
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Sporting are trying to pep up the snooker interest with their 50-ups markets, but of course, they are fraught with danger.
Don't forget to PEP up your savings before the new tax year.
You can even PEP up your savings faster than you can get a takeaway pepperoni pizza