saw up

Definition of saw up

  1. :  to cut (something) into pieces with a saw He sawed up the boards into foot-long pieces.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. : past tense ofsee

  1. :  a hand or power tool or a machine used to cut hard material (such as wood, metal, or bone) and equipped usually with a toothed blade or disk

  1. :  to cut with a saw

    :  to produce or form by cutting with a saw

    :  to slash as though with a saw

  1. :  maxim, proverb

  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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