up


Meanings

  • raise;
    • "up the ante"
  • 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"
  • out of bed;
    • "up by seven each morning"
  • getting higher or more vigorous;
    • "its an up market"
  • extending or moving toward a higher place;
    • "the up staircase"
    • "a general upward movement of fish"
  • (usually followed by `on' or `for') in readiness;
    • "he was up on his homework"
    • "had to be up for the game"
  • open;
    • "the windows are up"
  • (used of computers) operating properly;
    • "how soon will the computers be up?"
  • used up;
    • "time 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 higher intensity;
    • "he turned up the volume"
  • nearer to the speaker;
    • "he walked up and grabbed my lapels"
  • to a more central or a more northerly place;
    • "was transferred up to headquarters"
    • "up to Canada for a vacation"
  • to a later time;
    • "they moved the meeting date up"
    • "from childhood upward"
  • UP v UPPED, UPPING, UPS to raise


Scrabble Score: 4

Words With Friends Score: 6

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