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get your courage up

to ​force yourself to be ​brave: He couldn't get up the ​courage to ​ask her out on a ​date.
(Definition of get your courage up from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “get your courage up”
in Chinese (Simplified) 鼓起勇气…
in Chinese (Traditional) 鼓起勇氣…
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