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To be triggering a passionate feeling or reaction
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“He hadn't succeeded in the ring because he hadn't been able to work up feelings of hate for his opponents.”
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Present participle for to plan, produce or develop something
“Lately, Congressional committees have tried to work up a solution to get this replacement construction started early.”
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Present participle for to summon up a feeling or passion
“It took weeks for me to work up the courage to speak to her.”
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Present participle for to excite to an excessive degree
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Present participle for to be the cause of
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Present participle for summon positive emotion (especially courage)
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Present participle for to make progress or increase the skill of
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Present participle for to excite, disturb, or trouble
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Present participle for to frighten or cause fear in
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Present participle for to formulate by design
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Present participle for to agitate or stir up
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Present participle for to conspire to devise (a plot or plan)
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