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Up (IPA: /ˈəp/)


Up (adv.)

Aloft; on high; in a direction contrary to that of gravity; toward or in a higher place or position; above; -- the opposite of down.

Up (adv.)

From a lower to a higher position, literally or figuratively; as, from a recumbent or sitting position; from the mouth, toward the source, of a river; from a dependent or inferior condition; from concealment; from younger age; from a quiet state, or the like; -- used with verbs of motion expressed or implied.

Up (adv.)

In a higher place or position, literally or figuratively; in the state of having arisen; in an upright, or nearly upright, position; standing; mounted on a horse; in a condition of elevation, prominence, advance, proficiency, excitement, insurrection, or the like; -- used with verbs of rest, situation, condition, and the like; as, to be up on a hill; the lid of the box was up; prices are up.

Up (adv.)

To or in a position of equal advance or equality; not short of, back of, less advanced than, away from, or the like; -- usually followed by to or with; as, to be up to the chin in water; to come up with one's companions; to come up with the enemy; to live up to engagements.

Up (adv.)

To or in a state of completion; completely; wholly; quite; as, in the phrases to eat up; to drink up; to burn up; to sum up; etc.; to shut up the eyes or the mouth; to sew up a rent.

Up (adv.)

Aside, so as not to be in use; as, to lay up riches; put up your weapons.

Up (prep.)

From a lower to a higher place on, upon, or along; at a higher situation upon; at the top of.

Up (prep.)

From the coast towards the interior of, as a country; from the mouth towards the source of, as a stream; as, to journey up the country; to sail up the Hudson.

Up (prep.)

Upon.

Up (n.)

The state of being up or above; a state of elevation, prosperity, or the like; -- rarely occurring except in the phrase ups and downs.

Up (a.)

Inclining up; tending or going up; upward; as, an up look; an up grade; the up train.

Up

Relative direction

Up

Protein-coding gene in the species Drosophila melanogaster

Up

2009 American 3D computer-animated comedy-adventure film

Up

Single released by James Morrison

Up

2001 television film directed by Jon Avnet

Up Synonyms

Heavenward, Skyward, Aweigh, Dormie, Leading, Ahead, Risen, Sprouted, Upbound, Upfield, Upward, High, In The Lead, Ascending, Dormy

Up Synonyms

Astir, Awake

Up Synonyms

Finished

Up Synonyms

Functioning

Up Synonyms

Improving, Rising

Up Synonyms

Prepared

Up Synonyms

Raised

Up Synonyms

Ascending, Upward

Up Synonyms

Upward, Upwards, Upwardly

Up Synonyms

Upward, Upwards

UP (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Bahamasair

UP (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Microprocessor

UP (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Ubiquitin-proteasome

UP (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Ukraine

UP (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Ulcerated plaque

UP (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Ulcerative proctitis

UP (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Ulster Polytechnic

UP (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Ultrafilterable platinum

UP (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Ultrahigh purity

UP (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Ultraspherical Polynomials

UP (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Unanticipated Problem

UP (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Uncoupling protein

UP (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Uncinate process

UP (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Undecylprodigiosin

UP (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Under Payment

UP (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Under provisions

UP (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Unearned Premium

UP (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Uni Processor

UP (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Uni-Processor

UP (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Unified Process

UP (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Unified Processor

UP (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Unified Programme

UP (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Uninterruptible power

UP (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Union Pacific Railroad

UP (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Union Pacific

Up Rhymes

Bupp, Chupp, Cup, Cupp, Grupp, Hupp, Knupp, Krupp, Pup, Rupp, Ruppe, Schlup, Schrupp, Schupp, Shupp, Strupp, Stupp, Sup, Trupp, Up, Upp, Yup

Lay-up, Push-up, Start-up



Spanish Translation

Up in Spanish is Arriba

Tagalog Translation

Up in Tagalog is Itaas

Example Sentence (Quote)

" " like us? Counting up the minutes -- have we spent half an hour together?" - Peter Greenaway

Example Sentence (Quote)

" "All my teachings are only introductions, [the main part is up to you to discover]" (SH 199)" - Nachman of Breslov

Example Sentence (Quote)

" "Million-to-one chances ," she said, crop up nine times out of ten ."" - Discworld

Example Sentence (Quote)

" "Why is it considered unbelievable among you that God raises up the dead?"" - Paul of Tarsus

Example Sentence (Quote)

" (after coming up with an idea) Okay, lets take a moment for myself: bow down, bow down. Okay, stop. I feel the love." - Happy Feet


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