Thesaurus

getting up

verb
present participle of get up

Synonyms & Antonyms of getting up

1 to leave one's bed
  • you need to get right up when the alarm goes off in the morning

Synonyms for getting up

Words Related to getting up

Near Antonyms for getting up

Antonyms for getting up

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 for getting up

Words Related to getting up

See the Dictionary Definition 

Learn More About getting up

Thesaurus Entries Near getting up

getting together

getting up

getting wind of

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Getting up.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/getting%20up. Accessed 4 Dec. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Difficult Spelling Words Quiz

  • alphabet pasta spelling help
  • Which is the correct spelling?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!