Phrasal Verb 'Crank'

We have 4 phrasal verb definitions 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.