bundle up

bundled up; bundling up; bundles up

Definition of bundle up

transitive verb

: to dress (someone) warmly

intransitive verb

: to dress warmly

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Be sure to bundle up while taking in all that historic architecture — castles aren't exactly known for their warmth. Nicola Fumo, Town & Country, "What to Pack for an Irish Getaway," 4 Mar. 2019 Check out these 22 great sledding hills to enjoy this winter, and don't forget to bundle up. cleveland.com, "22 great sledding hills in Greater Cleveland," 9 Jan. 2018 A year later, the couple is bundling up and trudging through their first full Ohio winter, among the 300 Puerto Rican workers Integrated Staffing Solutions has recruited to the Midwest in the past year and a half. Erin Ailworth And, WSJ, "In Need of Workers, the Midwest Recruits From Puerto Rico," 14 Feb. 2019 The photos show the couple bundled up in wintery apparel surrounded by ice and snowy mountains. Erica Gonzales, Harper's BAZAAR, "Victoria's Secret Angel Josephine Skriver Got Engaged Under the Northern Lights," 26 Nov. 2018 Their reasons for resisting the commonplace instinct to bundle up run deeper. Jacob Gallagher, WSJ, "What’s Up With Men Who Don’t Wear Coats in Winter?," 8 Jan. 2019 Getting to see the reenactment unfold was worth it, said 8½-year-old Phoebe, who was bundled up next to her father, Dave Cuneo of Franklin, and her friend Leah, 9. Joshua Miller, BostonGlobe.com, "‘Steady, men!’ A frigid start to Patriots Day at Battle of Lexington reenactment," 16 Apr. 2018 She was bundled up in a hat, scarf and two coats to stay warm in the below-zero windchill Wednesday. Justin L. Mack, Indianapolis Star, "Sam's Club closings come with massive lines and deep discounts at Indianapolis stores," 17 Jan. 2018 Whatever your method, just be sure to bring sunglasses and bundle up—the weather in NYC this year looks to be sunny but cold. Caitlin Morton, Condé Nast Traveler, "Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade: 2018 Information and Event History," 21 Nov. 2018

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First Known Use of bundle up

1845, in the meaning defined at transitive sense

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