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English definition of “muster sth up”

muster sth up

phrasal verb with muster     /ˈmʌs.tər/ US  /-tɚ/ verb [I or T]
If you muster up a feeling of courage or energy , you try hard to find that quality in yourself because you need it in order to do something: [+ to infinitive] She finally mustered up the courage to ask him for more money .Brave and courageousPreparing
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