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

Recent Examples on the Web Southwest heats up for the rest of the week As the Northeast bundles up for chilly conditions, those in the Southwest will face sweltering heat for the rest of the week. Travis Fedschun, Fox News, "Northeast to see 'several rounds of snow' as Arctic blast pushes in while Southwest faces more record heat," 5 May 2020 The second is a little cuter—bundled up and warm, but put together enough to have some friends over for wine. Allie Michler, Vogue, "The Coziest Looks to Wear at Home During the Long Winter Nights," 16 Dec. 2019 Some seem fragile, bundled up against an unseen menace. Brooks Barnes, New York Times, "Hollywood Beacons in the Night," 23 Apr. 2020 Sigler, 38, wrote on Instagram alongside a selfie, which shows her wearing a face mask and sunglasses while bundled up in a knit beanie and a purple crewneck. Robyn Merrett, PEOPLE.com, "Jamie-Lynn Sigler Steps Out of 'Quarantine Bubble' to Pick Up Twice-Yearly Medication for MS," 1 Apr. 2020 And as the streaming market inevitably bundles up in a shifting market, Sapan added AMC was well placed with its popular programming to position itself in the direct-to-consumer digital world. Etan Vlessing, The Hollywood Reporter, "AMC Networks CEO Calls Subscriber Forecasts for Disney+, Apple TV+ "Breathtaking"," 26 Feb. 2020 Instead, the hearty kids who go to The Nursery School bundle up in layers of winter gear to head into the woods even on frigid days like this one. Erin Einhorn, NBC News, "As outdoor preschools spread, states debate how to keep kids safe," 15 Feb. 2020 Many families attend the overnight events together, so children should also be bundled up and prepared for the cold. Laura Rodríguez, chicagotribune.com, "Why 200,000 people travel each December on foot, by horse and even semitruck to visit the Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe in Des Plaines," 11 Dec. 2019 Catch a show at the Boston Symphony Orchestra during Thanksgiving week, or bundle up and line up along Newbury Street for some serious Black Friday shopping. Nerdwallet, cleveland, "Ditch the turkey: 6 ideas for a Thanksgiving getaway," 3 Nov. 2019

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First Known Use of bundle up

1845, in the meaning defined at transitive sense

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11 May 2020

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“Bundle up.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bundle%20up. Accessed 25 May. 2020.

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