Phrasal Verb 'crank'

We have 4 phrasal verb definition related to 'crank'.

Crank out

Meaning:

Produce a lot of something fast

Example:

My boss keeps CRANKING OUT stupid memos.

Crank up

Meaning:

Inject non-medical drugs

Example:

He's been CRANKING UP heroin for years.

Crank up

Meaning:

Start a machine, originally with a handle

Example:

He CRANKED the saw UP.

Crank up

Meaning:

Increase, make something bigger

Example:

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