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psych up

verb

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  1. to prepare (oneself) mentally or emotionally I have to psych myself up before every swimming competition Synonyms of psych up brace, forearm, nerve, poise, fortify (up), ready, steel, strengthenWords Related to psych up arm; harden, inure, season, toughen; bolster, boost, buoy (up), buttress, enforce, prop (up), reinforce (also reenforce), support, sustain; cheer (up), comfort, embolden, encourage, hearten, inspire; rally, rouse, stirNear Antonyms of psych up daunt, demoralize, discourage, dishearten, dispirit, fortify (out), shake, unnerve; debilitate, enervate, enfeeble, prostrate, sap, soften, tire, undercut, undermine, weaken


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