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up

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of up

  1. 1 being at a higher level than average the level of the lake is up this spring Synonyms of up elevated, escalated, heightened, increased, jacked (up), raised, highWords Related to up extreme, full, maximized, maximum, peaked, sky-high, utmost; inflated, over, overfilled, overflowing, overfull, overlarge, overloaded, oversize (or oversized)Near Antonyms of up decreased, depressed, dropped, knockdown [chiefly British], receded, underAntonyms of up down, low

  2. 2 brought or having come to an end okay, time is up Synonyms of up completed, concluded, done, down, ended, finished, over, over with, terminated, through, completeWords Related to up accomplished, achieved, attained, compassed, realized; dead, defunct, extinct, kaput (also kaputt), obsolete; expiredAntonyms of up continuing, incomplete, ongoing, uncompleted, undone, unfinished

  3. 3 having information especially as a result of study or experience she's always up on the latest developments in fashion Synonyms of up abreast, acquainted, au courant, conversant, informed, knowledgeable, familiar, up-to-date, versed, well-informedWords Related to up alive, aware, cognizant, conscious, heedful, mindful, sensible, sentientNear Antonyms of up insensible, unaware, unconscious, unmindful; blind, oblivious, unknowing, unwitting; inattentive, unheedingAntonyms of up ignorant, unacquainted, unfamiliar, uninformed, unknowledgeable


up

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of up

  1. 1 to make greater in size, amount, or number climbing fuel prices have forced the delivery company to up its prices Synonyms of up accelerate, add (to), aggrandize, amplify, augment, boost, build up, compound, enlarge, escalate, expand, extend, hype, multiply, pump up, raise, swell, stoke, supersize, increaseWords Related to up boom, jump, skyrocket, spike; bump (up), ratchet (up) also rachet (up); blow up, dilate, distend, inflate; draw out, elongate, flesh (out), lengthen, prolong, protract, stretch; develop, enhance, heighten, intensify, magnify; complement, supplement; beef (up), reinforce (also reenforce), strengthen; maximize; accumulate, amass, collect; follow up, parlayNear Antonyms of up abbreviate, abridge, curtail, shorten; compress, condense, constrict, contract; cut back, retrenchAntonyms of up abate, decrease, de-escalate, diminish, downsize, dwindle, lessen, lower, minify, reduce, subtract (from)

  2. 2 to move from a lower to a higher place or position upped the catboat's sail Synonyms of up boost, crane, elevate, heave, heft, heighten, hike, hoist, jack (up), lift, perk (up), pick up, take up, raise, uphold, uplift, upraiseWords Related to up ascend, mount, rise; rear, upendNear Antonyms of up descend, dip, fall, pitch, plunge, slip; bear, depress, press, push; sink, submergeAntonyms of up drop, lower

  3. 3 to move or extend upward the road constantly ups and downs as it makes its way over the hills Synonyms of up arise, aspire, climb, lift, mount, rise, soar, thrust, ascend, uprise, upthrust, upturnWords Related to up surge, tower; boost, elevate, raise, upheave, uplift, upraise; balloon, blast off, take off, zoom; crest, scale, surmount, top; cant, incline, lean, list, recline, slant, slope, tilt, tipNear Antonyms of up dive, nose-dive, plummet, sink, slideAntonyms of up decline, descend, dip, drop, fall (off), plunge



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