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rev


rev up

verb

Definition of REV

to rouse to strong feeling or action <the team was revved up by the coach's do-or-die locker room speech>
Near Antonyms calm, soothe, subdue, tranquilize (also tranquillize); appease, mollify, pacify, placate

March 03, 2015
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The study of death and grieving
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