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To amp up heart rate in the weight room, incorporate total-body movements with limited rest in between sets.
There is probably even pressure on the True Blood showrunners to amp up the nudity.‘True Blood’ Premiere: Is Sex the Only Reason We’re Still Watching?|Kevin Fallon|June 14, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The retail industry knows that to survive, it needs to amp up the experience and add entertainment.
The amp, speakers, and A/V switcher were all missing from her home theater.Makers|Cory Doctorow
The annexed figures of this hitherto undefined species will clearly show its distinction from Amp.Zoological Illustrations, Volume III|William Swainson
This fact is shown clearly by tests made to determine the time required to discharge a 100 Amp.The Automobile Storage Battery|O. A. Witte
It was now my turn to be excited, and I rushed down to the motor room determined to give her every amp she would take.Diary of a U-Boat Commander|Anonymous
Us Goshen people kind o' kept together when we set down in the amp'itheater.Aunt Jane of Kentucky|Eliza Calvert Hall