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To become, or to make something more interesting or exciting

gussy up

to make someone or something more attractive or interesting, especially in a way that is intended to impress people but is not useful or necessary

wake up

to start to feel more lively, or to make someone feel more lively

enliven

verb

to make something more interesting or lively

spice up

to make something more interesting or exciting

vary

verb

to make changes to something in order to make it more interesting

liven up

to make something more interesting or exciting, or to become more interesting or exciting

ignite

verb

to make something exciting, or to become exciting

perk up

to become more interesting or exciting, or to make something do this

jolly up

to make an event or activity more lively and enjoyable

embroider

verb

to make a story or an account of an event more interesting by adding details you have invented

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chicken raffle

any random process, such as a competition in which a name is drawn from a hat

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