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build up

verb

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1 to become greater in extent, volume, amount, or number
  • Static electricity built up on the cat's fur.
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2 to gradually increase in
  • The roller coaster built up momentum.
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3 to gradually form into a layer, pile, or mass
  • evidence that the toxic chemical builds up in the bloodstream to unhealthy levels
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4 to make greater in size, amount, or number
  • He patiently built up his coin collection over several decades.
  • The young stockbroker worked hard to build up a clientele.
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