Definitions for go up

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rise, lift, arise, move up, go up, come up, uprise(verb)

    move upward

    "The fog lifted"; "The smoke arose from the forest fire"; "The mist uprose from the meadows"

  2. rise, go up, climb(verb)

    increase in value or to a higher point

    "prices climbed steeply"; "the value of our house rose sharply last year"

  3. approach, near, come on, go up, draw near, draw close, come near(verb)

    move towards

    "We were approaching our destination"; "They are drawing near"; "The enemy army came nearer and nearer"

  4. go up(verb)

    be erected, built, or constructed

    "New buildings are going up everywhere"

  5. climb, climb up, mount, go up(verb)

    go upward with gradual or continuous progress

    "Did you ever climb up the hill behind your house?"

  6. burn down, burn up, go up(verb)

    burn completely; be consumed or destroyed by fire

    "The hut burned down"; "The mountain of paper went up in flames"

  7. ascend, go up(verb)

    travel up, "We ascended the mountain"

    "go up a ladder"; "The mountaineers slowly ascended the steep slope"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. go up(verb)ʊ

    to increase; = rise

    Prices are going up.; The crime rate went up.

  2. go upʊ

    to be built

    A new housing development is going up on that lot.

  3. go upʊ

    to start burning

    Soon the rest of the apartments had gone up in flames.

Wiktionary

  1. go up(Verb)

    to move upwards

  2. go up(Verb)

    to be built or erected

  3. go up(Verb)

    to rise or increase

  4. go up(Verb)

    to be consumed by fire

  5. go up(Verb)

    to forget lines or blocks during public performance

  6. go up(Verb)

    To attend university.


Translations for go up

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

go up

to increase in size, value etc

The temperature/price has gone up.

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