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What Does "Rev Up" Mean?

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"Rev up" is an English idiom. It means "to increase the speed, intensity, or activity of something; to make something more exciting, energetic, or active."

Examples in Sentences

Here are three examples of the idiom "rev up" used in a sentence:
  • The coach tried to rev up the team's motivation by giving an inspiring pep talk.
  • She revved up the party by playing high-energy music and encouraging everyone to dance.
  • The marketing campaign aimed to rev up interest in the new product launch.
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What Is an Idiom?

An idiom is a commonly used expression whose meaning does not relate to the literal meaning of its words. In other words, if you were to translate "Rev Up" word for word, there is no guarantee the translation would help you to understand the meaning.

An idiom often includes a cultural or historical context that makes it difficult for non-native English speakers to understand. A phrase is classified as an idiom when a direct translation of the words does not reveal the meaning. Most idioms rely on shared knowledge or experiences known only to a specific community.

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