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English definition of “drum up sth”

drum up sth

phrasal verb with drum
/drʌm/ verb [I, T] (present participle drumming, past tense and past participle drummed)
to increase interest in something or support for something: He was trying to drum up some enthusiasm for his idea.Encouraging and urging onInspiration and inspiring
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