jack, jack up(verb)
lift with a special device
"jack up the car so you can change the tire"
To raise, hoist, or lift a thing using a jack, or similar means.
To raise, increase, or accelerate; often said of prices, fees, or rates.
To ruin; wreck; mess up; screw up; sometimes as a bowdlerized substitution for fuck up.
To give up; to abandon (something); to jig up, throw up, chuck up (give up, concede); to discontinue; to leave a job, break a contract; to jack in
To organise something.
Origin: * Sense of “hoist with a jack” is from 1885; then, “increase prices, etc.” (1904, American English); both ultimately from noun jack
The numerical value of jack up in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of jack up in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
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