juice up

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v juice up make more interesting or lively "juice up a party","pep up your paper"
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Usage

In literature:

We went in, ordered coffee and orange juice, and then disappeared into the rest rooms long enough to clean up.
"Highways in Hiding" by George Oliver Smith
I'm going to shoot enough juice through them to set up a perfect vacuum outside.
"The Skylark of Space" by Edward Elmer Smith and Lee Hawkins Garby
This is cut up into lengths, washed, and soaked in water, which becomes thus impregnated with the juice.
"On the Banks of the Amazon" by W.H.G. Kingston
The saliva is dried up, and the gastric juice equally so.
"Papers on Health" by John Kirk
Intense heat produces a semi-solid condition of the exterior, and prevents the drying up of the meat juices.
"The Community Cook Book" by Anonymous
He wound up this strange performance, by chewing some of the leaves, and swallowing about a spoonful of the juice.
"The Forest Exiles" by Mayne Reid
But the juice of the woman's sowl's dried up.
"Capt'n Davy's Honeymoon 1893" by Hall Caine
He wound up this strange performance, by chewing some of the leaves, and swallowing about a spoonful of the juice.
"Popular Adventure Tales" by Mayne Reid
As a consequence, they are a sort of dirty, dried-up plant, with but little juice of life in them.
"Intestinal Ills" by Alcinous Burton Jamison
Not only did it spin the meat around when wound up, but it was enclosed in a brass cover that kept in the heat and juices.
"Christopher and the Clockmakers" by Sara Ware Bassett
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In poetry:

When clouds drop fatness to the sky,
It holds no tiny, purple cup;
Though dews upon its branches lie,
It drinks no living juices up.
"Trust In God" by Janet Hamilton
And here I bloom for a short hour unseen,
Drinking my juices up,
With no root in the land
To keep my branches green,
But stand
In a bare cup.
"I Am A Parcel Of Vain Strivings Tied" by Henry David Thoreau
The wind blows soft, and cool, and sweet,
As it blew in my infancy;
And as leaves burst out when their juice grows sweet,
So my thoughts rise up in me.
"The Wind Blows Soft" by Alexander Anderson
She goes to the oven; there is a pie;
She sets it out on the floor close by;
'Tis smoking hot, and covered with juice;
And she says to them, "Eat as much as you choose."
So up to the chin,
They all dip in.
"The Three Little Kittens" by Clara Doty Bates

In news:

BALTIMORE — There may have been a time in Joba Chamberlain 's career when he would have had a hard time getting himself juiced up to pitch in the fourth inning.
His mom would mix up the snow cone juice for him, and Griffin did the rest.
'Juiced up' Georgia's Murray zeros in eventually .
I also toss in fresh mint and amp up the amount of lime juice for fun.
Starbucks is speeding up its plan to bring healthy juices to customers around the nation.
Make-ahead tip: Steep juice mixture up to a week ahead.
Stock up on your pomegranate juice today, supplies are limited.
Will the Fed take fresh action to juice up the recovery.
The pineapple juice brightened up this standard.
The Rock is a latecomer to several movie series that were started without him, so let's pick a couple more he could juice up.
The inclusion of orange zest and orange juice really turns the flavor dial up to 11.
Wake up to the great taste of fruit juice plus the nourishing power of protein.
Perk up your holiday ham with this easy glaze recipe, made with mustard, brown sugar, and orange juice.
To win, juice up your hometown with a rad DIY spot and skate it.
2 cans stewed tomatoes, with their juice (tomatoes cut up).
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