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rev up

verb

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  1. to rouse to strong feeling or action the team was revved up by the coach's do-or-die locker room speech Synonyms of rev up arouse, encourage, excite, fire (up), impassion, incite, instigate, move, pique, provoke (up), spark, stimulate, stirWords Related to rev up fan, ignite, inflame (also enflame), kindle, trigger; activate, animate, drive, energize, galvanize, induce, inspire, key (up), motivate, motive, pump up, quicken, set off, vitalize; abet, ferment, foment, raise, whip (up); anger, enrage, madden, upset; jeer, taunt, tease; aggravate, annoy, bother, exasperate, gall, get, irritate, vexNear Antonyms of rev up calm, soothe, subdue, tranquilize (also tranquillize); appease, mollify, pacify, placate


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