drive a price up(redirected from force up)
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Related to force up: work up, price up, POWER UP
drive (a/the/something's) price up
To cause the price of something to increase. Having this fancy new restaurant in our neighborhood should drive all of our house prices up.
drive a price upand force something up
to force the price of something upwards. Someone is buying a lot of gold and driving the price up. They are driving up the price.