step up


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(Entry 1 of 2)

to make markedly greater in measure or degree
  • candidates stepping up their campaigns as election day draws near
  • stepped up the pace to catch up with the others

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Synonyms & Antonyms of step-up (Entry 2 of 2)

something added (as by growth)
  • there's been a step-up in productivity since regular breaks were offered

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The first known use of step up was in 1902

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“Step up.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 May. 2020.

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