Synonyms and Antonyms of get up
1 to leave one's bed you need to get right up when the alarm goes off in the morning Synonyms of get up arise, rise, roll out, turn out, upriseWords Related to get up arouse, awake, awaken, bestir, stir, wakeNear Antonyms of get up catnap, doze, drop off, lie up, nap, nod, rest, sleep, slumber, snooze; bunk, perch, roost, settle; couch, doss (down) [chiefly British], flop (down), lie (down), reclineAntonyms of get up bed (down), retire, turn in
2 to outfit with clothes and especially fine or special clothes all got up in her Sunday best Synonyms of get up apparel, array, attire, bedeck, caparison, costume, deck (out), do up, dress, dress up, enrobe, garb, garment, clothe, gown, habit, invest, rig (out), robe, suit, tog (up or out), toilet, vestureWords Related to get up cloak, frock, jacket, mantle, vest; drape, enswathe, hap [dialect], huddle, swaddle, swathe, wrap; accoutre (or accouter), bedight [archaic], equip, furnish, habilitate, outfit, tailor, uniform; dress down, underdressNear Antonyms of get up denude, divest, uncover, undrape, unveilAntonyms of get up disarray, disrobe, strip, unclothe, undress, untruss [archaic]
3 to call into being through the use of one's inner resources or powers I'm still trying to get up the energy to reply Synonyms of get up conjure (up), gather, summonWords Related to get up educe, elicit, evoke, raise
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