fire up

fire up ( up)

     v 1: arouse or excite feelings and passions; "The ostentatious
          way of living of the rich ignites the hatred of the
          poor"; "The refugees' fate stirred up compassion around
          the world"; "Wake old feelings of hatred" [syn: inflame,
           stir up, wake, ignite, heat]
     2: begin to smoke; "After the meal, some of the diners lit up"
        [syn: light up, light]