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kick up (something)

phrasal verb with kick  us   /kɪk/ verb [I/T]
to ​cause something to be much more ​active or ​noticeable: Construction ​workers kicked up ​clouds of ​dust. As the ​storm moves into the ​desert, the ​wind and ​rainstart to kick up.
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