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pluck up

transitive verb

  • pluck up [one's] courage
    all seinen Mut zusammennehmen
    pluck up courage to do something
    den Mut finden, etwas zu tun
    he plucked up [enough] courage to ask her out
    er fasste sich Dat. ein Herz und bat sie, mit ihm auszugehen
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