gin up - definition and synonyms

verb
  1.   From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    1
    to create; to generate, especially artificially or by dubious meansSubmitted from United Kingdom on 26/03/2015
  2.   From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    2
    used as an adjective

    There’s also been a fair amount of silly, ginned up controversy over the game.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 26/03/2015