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English definition of “cook up, dance up, talk up, etc. a storm”

cook up, dance up, talk up, etc. a storm

informal
to do something with a lot of energy and often skill: Rob was in the kitchen cooking up a storm.Energetic and lively
(Definition of cook up, dance up, talk up, etc. a storm from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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