heat up

Definitions of heat up
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v gain heat or get hot

Synonyms:
heat, hot up
Antonyms:
chill, cool, cool down
loose heat
Types:
overheat
get excessively and undesirably hot
fry
be excessively hot
Type of:
change state, turn
undergo a transformation or a change of position or action

v make hot or hotter

Synonyms:
heat
Antonyms:
chill, cool, cool down
make cool or cooler
Types:
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crisp, crispen, toast
make brown and crisp by heating
scald
heat to the boiling point
soak
heat a metal prior to working it
calcine
heat a substance so that it oxidizes or reduces
preheat
heat beforehand
overheat
make excessively or undesirably hot
scorch, sear
make very hot and dry
bake, broil
heat by a natural force
reheat
heat again
sizzle
burn or sear with a sizzling sound
Type of:
alter, change, modify
cause to change; make different; cause a transformation

v make more intense

Synonyms:
hot up, screw up
Type of:
compound, deepen, heighten, intensify
make more intense, stronger, or more marked

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