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ringing (up)

verb (1)
present participle of ring (up), chiefly British

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(Entry 1 of 2)

to make a telephone call to
  • our friend rang us up to see if we wanted to go to a cricket match

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ringing up

verb (2)
present participle of ring up

Synonyms & Antonyms of ringing up (Entry 2 of 2)

to obtain (as a goal) through effort
  • touted the many diplomatic triumphs that the president supposedly rang up in his first term

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“Ringing (up).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/ringing%20%28up%29. Accessed 16 Jan. 2021.

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