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  Words related to up

Related / Similar Words: improving, upwards, upward, upwardly

 

Definition:
  • raise; "up the ante";
  • open; "the windows are up";
  • getting higher or more vigorous; "its an up market"; "an improving economy";
  • being or moving higher in position or greater in some value; being above a former position or level; "the anchor is up"; "the sun is up"; "he lay face up"; "he is up by a pawn"; "the market is up"; "the corn is up";
  • spatially or metaphorically from a lower to a higher position; "look up!"; "the music surged up"; "the fragments flew upwards"; "prices soared upwards"; "upwardly mobile";
  • to a later time; "they moved the meeting date up"; "from childhood upward";
  • to a more central or a more northerly place; "was transferred up to headquarters"; "up to Canada for a vacation";
  • nearer to the speaker; "he walked up and grabbed my lapels";
  • to a higher intensity; "he turned up the volume";

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    See Also: ascending(a), high

     

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    Language Translations:
    Catalan: amunt   Danish: op and opad  
    Dutch: omhoog and op   German: oben  
    Hungarian: -ra and fel   Japanese: 上に  
    Latvian: augša and augšup   Norwegian: opp and oppover  
    Portuguese: (para) cima and alto   Russian: вверх  
    Swedish: upp and uppåt  
     
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