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work up

Translation of work up in French:

  • work up [sth] développer [interest]; accroître [support] to work up the courage to do trouver le courage de faire to work up some enthusiasm for s'enthousiasmer pour to work up an appetite s'ouvrir l'appétit
  • work up to [sth] se préparer à [confrontation, announcement]
work [sb] up
  • 2 (annoy) to get worked up, to work oneself up s'énerver
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