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English definition of “whip up someone/something”

whip up someone/something

verb phrasal verb with whip  /hwɪp, wɪp/ (-pp-) us  

(CAUSE EMOTION)

to cause or encourage a strong feeling or reaction in someone or something: I couldn’t whip up any enthusiasm for the assignment.
(Definition of whip up someone/something from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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