bundle up

verb
bundled up; bundling up; bundles up

Definition of bundle up

transitive verb

: to dress (someone) warmly

intransitive verb

: to dress warmly

Examples of bundle up in a Sentence

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They were all bundled up outside, but their co-star Zoë Kravitz apparently couldn't make it. Caroline Hallemann, Town & Country, "Reese Witherspoon Just Hilariously Photoshopped Zoë Kravitz into Her Latest Instagram Post," 8 Apr. 2019 In the parts of the U.S. that aren't going to receive precipitation, people should still bundle up: there's a high chance of strong winds and low temperatures. Kelly O'sullivan, Country Living, "A Brutal Spring Snow Storm Is Going to Slam 200 Million People Across the U.S. This Week," 9 Apr. 2019 Looking for that feel-good, take-the-whole-family movie to bundle up and head off to on Christmas Day, still buzzing from all the presents, the fellowship and camaraderie, and the eggnog? Corey Seymour, Vogue, "Should You See Adam McKay’s New Film, Vice?," 20 Dec. 2018 So bundle up, get a cup of hot chocolate, and go see the holiday magic for yourself! Elle Decor Editors, ELLE Decor, "Saks Fifth Avenue Serves Up Holiday Window Magic," 6 Dec. 2018 Anyone attending the game should bundle up in multiple layers and wear warm gloves and a hat. Jason Samenow, Washington Post, "Blustery weather for outdoor showdown between Capitals and Maple Leafs in Annapolis," 3 Mar. 2018 When the low-pressure system starts to weaken, though, that’s when people should start bundling up. David Grossman, Popular Mechanics, "What Is a Polar Vortex? The Frigid Weather Pattern Explained," 16 Jan. 2019 The mass of Pikachus, Hello Kittys, and Captain Americas around me bundled up against the brisk 40-degree weather that evening. Alex Ward, Vox, "What I learned go-karting around Tokyo dressed as Spider-Man," 12 Dec. 2018 While taking a stroll with her husband, James Matthews, and their baby boy, Arthur in a Bugaboo stroller, the British socialite bundled up in a cozy camel coat while keeping dry under her umbrella. Erica Gonzales, Harper's BAZAAR, "Pippa Middleton Walks with Her New Baby in a Cozy Zara Coat," 3 Dec. 2018

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First Known Use of bundle up

1845, in the meaning defined at transitive sense

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