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English definition of “whip sth up”

whip sth up

(EMOTION) phrasal verb with whip     /wɪp/ verb (-pp-)
to encourage or cause people to have strong feelings about something: She criticized the government for trying to whip up anti-German prejudice. He was trying to whip up some enthusiasm for the project.Making people excited and interestedInspiration and inspiring
(Definition of whip sth up (EMOTION) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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