get it up

idiom

slang
: to get an erection

Examples of get it up in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The thing to do, quite simply, is reimagine and fix all the things that were wrong with congestion pricing, and get it up and running again. Cristyne L. Nicholas, New York Daily News, 9 June 2024 Onboard WiFi is not yet enabled, unfortunately, though the hope is to get it up and running by the end of the year or early next. Madison Flager, Condé Nast Traveler, 22 Apr. 2024 Yes; Leo is already in the process of building a new one and hopes to get it up and running soon since so many people have offered to donate movies. Katie Wiseman, The Indianapolis Star, 30 Mar. 2024 No extra power supply is necessary — and unlike some adapters, this one doesn’t require you to install any drivers in order to get it up and running. Rebecca Martinson, Rolling Stone, 7 Nov. 2023 If in doubt, take your ebike to a bike shop and pay the pros to get it up and running safely. William Roberson, Forbes, 27 Feb. 2024 This stunning wreath features small fairy lights and even comes with the batteries needed to get it up and running, ensuring a hassle-free setup. Jessica Copeland, Rolling Stone, 10 Nov. 2023 Feeling out of place in a current world, clinging to old world values such as virility but, as captured in a first scene in a brothel, Toribio can’t even get it up. John Hopewell, Variety, 1 Nov. 2023 And unlike some hard drives, this one has plug-and-play capability with Windows computers, so there’s no need to download any additional software in order to get it up and running. Samantha Booth, Rolling Stone, 13 Oct. 2023

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“Get it up.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/get%20it%20up. Accessed 23 Jul. 2024.

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