cook up a storm

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To create a stormy situation; agitate or enrage.
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Given this information, my imagination was cooking up a storm of other disrupting possibilities. I slept badly and woke up sick to my stomach.

Submitted on July 10, 2018

Additional definitions for 'cook up a storm':

cook up a stormTo do a large amount of cooking at once; to prepare a great deal of cooked food.
cook up a stormTo cause a storm.
cook up a stormTo make a big fuss, generate a lot of unnecessary talk or activity; make a scene.
cook up a stormTo make a splash; to create a spectacle.
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