Phrasal Verb: Crank up

Crank up

Meaning: Inject non-medical drugs

Example: He's been CRANKING UP heroin for years.

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Crank up

Meaning: Start a machine, originally with a handle

Example: He CRANKED the saw UP.

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Crank up

Meaning: Increase, make something bigger

Example: I CRANKED the volume UP as high as it would go.

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