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chalk up

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of chalk up

  1. 1 to explain (something) as being the result of something else let's chalk up her weird behavior to simple nervousness Synonyms of chalk up accredit, ascribe, attribute, credit, impute, lay, put downWords Related to chalk up blame, charge, father (on), impute (to), pin (on); assign, refer; associate, attach, connect, link

  2. 2 to obtain (as a goal) through effort chalked up a record in singles tennis that is likely to stand for a long time Synonyms of chalk up attain, bag, achieve, clock (up) [chiefly British], gain, hit, log, make, notch (up), rack up, ring up, score, winWords Related to chalk up acquire, capture, carry, draw, garner, get, land, make, obtain, procure, realize, secure; amount (to), approach, equal, match, measure up (to), meet, rival, tie, touch; beat, excel, outdo, surpass, topNear Antonyms of chalk up fall short (of), miss; fail (at); lose



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