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muster sth up

phrasal verb with muster uk   /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 ​finallymustered up the ​courage to ​ask him for more ​money.
(Definition of muster sth up from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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in Chinese (Simplified) 鼓起(勇气), 激起(力量)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 鼓起(勇氣), 激起(力量)…
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