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pep

informal

Synonyms of pep in English:

noun

  • verb

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    Phrases

    pep something up

    1
    the turbocharger is designed to pep up performance
    [Antonyms] subdue
    improve, enliven, animate, liven up, put some/new life into, invigorate, vitalize, revitalize, vivify, ginger up, energize, electrify, galvanize, put some spark into, stimulate, get something going, add zest to, perk up, brighten up, cheer up;
    season, spice, add spice to, pepper, leaven, flavour, add flavouring to
    informal buck up

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