rev up


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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.rev up - speed up; "let's rev up production"
increase - make bigger or more; "The boss finally increased her salary"; "The university increased the number of students it admitted"
2.rev up - increase the number of rotations per minute; "rev up an engine"
increase - make bigger or more; "The boss finally increased her salary"; "The university increased the number of students it admitted"
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Translations

w>rev up

vi
(Aut) = rev VI
(inf: = prepare) → sich vorbereiten (→ for auf +acc)
vt sep
(Aut) engineaufheulen lassen
(Ind inf) productionankurbeln
to be revved up for something (inf: = eager) → ganz wild auf etw (acc)sein
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