sign up

signed up; signing up; signs up

Definition of sign up

intransitive verb

: to sign one's name (as to a contract) in order to obtain, do, or join something sign up for insurance sign up for classes

Other Words from sign up

sign-up \ ˈsī-​ˌnəp How to pronounce sign up (audio) \ noun or adjective

Examples of sign up in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web To keep up with major developments on Ukraine, sign up for WSJ email alerts. WSJ, 10 May 2022 Mallinckrodt sales reps were delighted to sign up Eugene M. Gosy. Washington Post, 10 May 2022 The lawsuit says the Forest Hills school board failed to establish a sign-up for advance notifications, and those who do attempt to sign up regardless do not receive notices. Madeline Mitchell, The Enquirer, 9 May 2022 Here’s how to register: Click ---> here <--- to sign up with FanDuel Sportsbook. Xl Media, cleveland, 9 May 2022 For more recipes, travel tips and insight on Italian culture, sign up for CNN's Unlocking Italy newsletter. CNN, 8 May 2022 Being required to sign up for an account is often seen as an inconvenience, even if that means that all of their information will be stored for their next visit. Anton Lucanus, Forbes, 5 May 2022 Try our member-exclusive 7-Day Meatless Meals Challenge ( sign up for GH+ to get full access!). Taylor Worden, Good Housekeeping, 28 Apr. 2022 In all likelihood, the court will appoint a guardian to assist your neighbor, and other social services will step in, too. For weekly email updates on residential real estate news, sign up here. New York Times, 23 Apr. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of sign up

1875, in the meaning defined above

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12 May 2022

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“Sign up.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 May. 2022.

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