tank up something

tank up something
tank up (something) to fill the fuel container of a vehicle with gas or other fuel.

There won't be any gas stations for miles and miles, so we'd better tank up now.

It's always a good idea to tank up a rented car before you return it.


New idioms dictionary. 2014.

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