join up

Definition of join up

  1. 1 :  to meet each other at a particular place We're planning to join up (with each other) and have a few drinks after the game.

  2. 2 :  to become a member of a group or organization More than 100 people have joined up.

Word by Word Definitions

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  1. :  to put or bring together so as to form a unit

    :  to connect (separated items, such as points) by a line

    :  to put or bring into close association or relationship

  1. :  something that joins two things :  a place or line where joining occurs :  joint

    :  union

  1. :  in or into a higher position or level

    :  away from the center of the earth

    :  from beneath the ground or water to the surface

  1. :  risen above the horizon

    :  standing

    :  being out of bed

  1. : used as a function word to indicate motion to or toward or situation at a higher point of

    :  up into or in the

    :  in a direction regarded as being toward or near the upper end or part of

  1. :  one in a high or advantageous position

    :  an upward slope

    :  a period or state of prosperity or success

  1. :  to rise from a lying or sitting position

    :  to move upward :  ascend

    : used with and and another verb to indicate that the action of the following verb was either surprisingly or abruptly initiated



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