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gin someone up

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
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  • 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.
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