rustle up

phrasal verb

rustled up; rustling up; rustles up
informal
1
: to prepare (food, a meal, etc.) quickly
He rustled up a full meal in no time.
2
: to find or get (something)
I'll see if I can rustle some information up for you.

Examples of rustle up in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web And it’s already rustled up a gold single for Ian Munsick and collaborator Cody Johnson. Tom Roland, Billboard, 24 Oct. 2023 The musical’s producers — including Love Productions, owners of the madly popular television series in which everyday contestants rustle up strudels and rye buns and cherry jam roly-polys — tried several songwriters. Peter Marks, Washington Post, 20 Apr. 2023

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“Rustle up.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rustle%20up. Accessed 24 Feb. 2024.

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