ring up

verb

Definition of ring up

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to total and record especially by means of a cash register ring up a sale

  3. 2 :  achieve rang up many social triumphs

Examples of ring up in a sentence

  1. our friend rang us up to see if we wanted to go to a cricket match

  2. touted the many diplomatic triumphs that the president supposedly rang up in his first term

1900

First Known Use of ring up

1900

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