pair up

Definition of pair up

  1. :  to join together for a purpose, job, etc. The two organizations paired up to educate the public about the threat of global warming.

Word by Word Definitions

pairplay
  1. :  two corresponding things designed for use together

    :  two corresponding bodily parts or members

    :  something made up of two corresponding pieces

  1. :  to cause to be a member of a pair

    :  to arrange a voting pair between

    :  to arrange in pairs

  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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