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crank sth up

informal
phrasal verb with crank uk   us   /kræŋk/ verb
to increase or improve something: crank up the volume/pressure
Translations of “crank sth up”
in Chinese (Traditional) 增加, 改善…
in Chinese (Simplified) 增加, 改善…
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