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addaword.gifdefinition of step it up

phrase
(also step things up)
to start to do something more intensely, more seriously etc
I decided to step it up a bit and over the course of a month create a whole new outfit from my wardrobe without buying anything new.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 13/08/2014 12:36:00
Definition of step it up from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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