Definition of gin someone up in English:
US Arouse or intensify strong feelings in someone: the goal of the convention is to gin up the faithful
More example sentences
- Print and online publications are ginned up to shine an anecdote, an experience, into a gem that will be plucked and dittoed through the social media.
- She is ginned up about the launch to the point of hyperbole, describing the app as "the most shoppable digital edition of any magazine."
- It's easy for kids to be ginned up at an assembly, but it's hard to work hard for the years and years of years that they must.
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Canada
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Spain
Most popular in Malaysia
Most popular in Pakistan