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English definition of “gee sb up”

gee sb up

UK informal phrasal verb with gee     /dʒiː/ verb
to encourage someone to show more effort or enthusiasmEncouraging and urging onInspiration and inspiring
(Definition of gee sb up from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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