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It is a battery industry rating used to determine the ability of the battery to start or crank up an engine when the weather is cold. In this flashback, Soulja Boy opened up about "Crank That" blowing up when he was 16 and signing a $1 million deal with Interscope. initAdSlotRefresher(); { bidder: 'pubmatic', params: { publisherId: '158679', adSlot: 'cdo_topslot' }}]}, I write a novel every few years, but that author seems to crank one out every few months! { bidder: 'pubmatic', params: { publisherId: '158679', adSlot: 'cdo_btmslot' }}]}]; crank synonyms, crank pronunciation, crank translation, English dictionary definition of crank. "authorization": "https://dictionary.cambridge.org/auth/info?rid=READER_ID&url=CANONICAL_URL&ref=DOCUMENT_REFERRER&type=&v1=&v2=&v3=&v4=english&_=RANDOM", { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '194852', size: [300, 250] }}, With the deadline looming, the staff was able to crank out the layout in just a few hours, thank goodness. To provide with a handle that is used in turning. { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195464', size: [160, 600] }}, { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_btmslot' }}, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195454', size: [300, 250] }}, He explained that the day after the song debuted on BET's "106 & Park," he went on tour. { bidder: 'pubmatic', params: { publisherId: '158679', adSlot: 'cdo_rightslot' }}]}, bids: [{ bidder: 'rubicon', params: { accountId: '17282', siteId: '162036', zoneId: '776142', position: 'btf' }}, { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a9690ab01717182962182bb50ce0007', pos: 'cdo_mpuslot_mobile_flex' }}, { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971068', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_Billboard' }}, googletag.pubads().setTargeting('cdo_alc_pr', pl_p.split(",")); },{ { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '446382' }}, { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_btmslot' }}, {code: 'ad_leftslot', pubstack: { adUnitName: 'cdo_leftslot', adUnitPath: '/23202586/cdo_leftslot' }, mediaTypes: { banner: { sizes: [[120, 600], [160, 600], [300, 600]] } }, { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '11654150' }}, sort form. { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195464', size: [120, 600] }}, { bidder: 'pubmatic', params: { publisherId: '158679', adSlot: 'cdo_leftslot' }}]}, and superman and ohhhhh-well superman is a step to the dance and it just makes the song sound cool. { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '448835' }}, pbjs.setConfig(pbjsCfg); { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_MidArticle' }}, To open the car window, turn the crank on the door. The word in the example sentence does not match the entry word. googletag.pubads().set("page_url", "https://dictionary.cambridge.org/dictionary/english/crank-up-something"); { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195453', size: [300, 250] }}, Learner's definition of CRANK [count] 1 : a machine part with a handle that can be turned in a circular motion to move something. dfpSlots['topslot_a'] = googletag.defineSlot('/23202586/cdo_topslot', [], 'ad_topslot_a').defineSizeMapping(mapping_topslot_a).setTargeting('sri', '0').setTargeting('vp', 'top').setTargeting('hp', 'center').addService(googletag.pubads()); { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971063', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, iasLog("criterion : cdo_pc = dictionary"); { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '11654149' }}, }] Learn more. window.__tcfapi('removeEventListener', 2, function(success){ var mapping_contentslot = googletag.sizeMapping().addSize([746, 0], [[300, 250], [336, 280], 'fluid']).addSize([0, 0], [[300, 250], [320, 100], [320, 50], [300, 50], 'fluid']).build(); { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_btmslot' }}, { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_topslot' }}, { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a969411017171829a5c82bb4deb000b', pos: 'cdo_btmslot_300x250' }}, dfpSlots['topslot_a'] = googletag.defineSlot('/23202586/cdo_topslot', [], 'ad_topslot_a').defineSizeMapping(mapping_topslot_a).setTargeting('sri', '0').setTargeting('vp', 'top').setTargeting('hp', 'center').addService(googletag.pubads()); ; To cause to spin via other means, as though turned by a crank. of the day: souljah boy – ‘crank dat’ the real meaning behind those lyrics….. By Janice aka Miss Mad News on January 30, 2008 • ( 23 Comments ) A friend forwarded this email on to me today and I … googletag.pubads().setTargeting("cdo_tc", "resp"); { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195455', size: [320, 100] }}, 5. { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '448836' }}, { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a969411017171829a5c82bb4deb000b', pos: 'cdo_rightslot_flex' }}, filter: 'include' if(success && (tcData.eventStatus === 'useractioncomplete' || tcData.eventStatus === 'tcloaded')) { 'min': 31, { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '446383' }}, Click on the arrows to change the translation direction. { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '387232' }}, { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971081', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '11654189' }}, iasLog("exclusion label : resp"); (nautical, of a ship) Liable to capsize because of poorly stowed cargo or insufficient ballast. googletag.pubads().setTargeting("cdo_ei", "crank-up-something"); }], "Crank That (Soulja Boy)" is the debut single by American rapper Soulja Boy Tell'em. 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