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OVERVIEW OF VERB UP

1) up: raise; “up the ante”

OVERVIEW OF ADJECTIVE UP

1) up: 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”

2) improving, up: getting higher or more vigorous; “its an up market”; “an improving economy”

3) up, upward: extending or moving toward a higher place; “the up staircase”; “a general upward movement of fish

4) up: (usually followed by `onor `for’) in readiness; “he was up on his homework”; “had to be up for the game

5) up: open; “the windows are up”

6) up: (used of computers) operating properly; “how soon will the computers be up?”

7) up: used up; “time is up”

8) astir, up: out of bed; “are they astir yet?”; “up by seven each morning

OVERVIEW OF ADVERB UP

1) up, upwards, upward, upwardly: 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”

2) up: to a higher intensity; “he turned up the volume”

3) up: nearer to the speaker; “he walked up and grabbed my lapels”

4) up: to a more central or a more northerly place; “was transferred up to headquarters”; “up to Canada for a vacation”

5) up, upwards, upward: to a later time; “they moved the meeting date up”; “from childhood upward”

verb up has 1 sense(s) (first 1 from tagged texts)


up (Wikipedia)

Up is the Y-axis relative vertical direction opposed to down.


Up or UP may also have several additional meanings:

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