Synonyms of crank something up in English:

crank something up

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1‘they aim to crank up production capacity by the addition of a new factory’


increase, make larger, make bigger, make greater, add to, augment, build up, enlarge, expand, extend, raise, multiply, elevate, swell, inflate

magnify, intensify, amplify, heighten, escalate

worsen, make worse, exacerbate, aggravate, compound, reinforce

improve, make better, boost, ameliorate, enhance, upgrade

informal up, jack up, hike up, hike, bump up, step up