get up


Synonyms and Antonyms of GET UP

to leave one's bed <you need to get right up when the alarm goes off in the morning>
Related Words arouse, awake, awaken, bestir, stir, wake
Near Antonyms catnap, doze, drop off, lie up, nap, nod, rest, sleep, slumber, snooze; bunk, perch, roost, settle; couch, doss (down) [chiefly British], flop (down), lie (down), recline
Antonyms bed (down), retire, turn in
to outfit with clothes and especially fine or special clothes <all got up in her Sunday best>
Near Antonyms denude, divest, uncover, undrape, unveil
to call into being through the use of one's inner resources or powers <I'm still trying to get up the energy to reply>
Synonyms conjure (up), gather, get up
Related Words educe, elicit, evoke, raise
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