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  1. sound off, strike upverb

    start playing

    "The musicians struck up a tune"

    Synonyms:
    opine, complain, speak out, plain, kick, kvetch, animadvert, quetch, sound off, speak up

  2. strike upverb

    begin

    "strike up a conversation"; "strike up a friendship"

    Synonyms:
    sound off

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  1. strike up

    Synonyms:
    begin to beat (as drums)

  2. strike up

    Synonyms:
    begin to play or sing

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#5089kick
#10641complain
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  1. Reid Bigland:

    Under normal circumstances, when it comes to Canadian manufacturing, when the Canadian dollar goes down it's really an opportunity to strike up the band, unfortunately the (Canadian) dollar has been strong for so long that a lot of the band has left.

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