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Meaning of COOK UP

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  1. [v]  make up something artificial or untrue
  2. [v]  prepare or cook by mixing ingredients; "concoct a strange mixture"
 Synonyms: fabricate, invent, make up, manufacture
 See Also: concoct, confabulate, cook, dream up, fix, hatch, make, mythologise, mythologize, prepare, ready, spin, think of, think up, trump up, vamp, vamp up



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