What does start up mean?

Definitions for start up

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word start up.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. start, start up(verb)

    get going or set in motion

    "We simply could not start the engine"; "start up the computer"

  2. start, start up, embark on, commence(verb)

    get off the ground

    "Who started this company?"; "We embarked on an exciting enterprise"; "I start my day with a good breakfast"; "We began the new semester"; "The afternoon session begins at 4 PM"; "The blood shed started when the partisans launched a surprise attack"

Wiktionary

  1. start up(Verb)

    To rise suddenly.

  2. start up(Verb)

    To begin to operate.

  3. start up(Verb)

    To begin.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of start up in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of start up in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. John Pike:

    We set out to change that paradigm, this is much more like you'd see a high-tech start-up develop their business.

  2. Woodside Chief Executive Peter Coleman:

    As you look through the cycle, Wheatstone will start up at a point where we should see a strengthening of the commodity pricing.

  3. Alliance Bernstein:

    In the short to medium-term, we see downward pressure on prices as new projects start up in Australia and Japan starts up its new nuclear facilities.

  4. Jeremy Gordon:

    Equity is less attractive to engineers in Kenya when weighed against salary, which is not surprising given the nature of the start-up space, availability of funding, and the Kenyan economy.

  5. Energy Aspects:

    We expect Chinese imports to be high in H2 15, potentially averaging 7.5 million barrels per day. This is due to the start-up of 39 mb (million barrels) of commercial storage, five SPR (strategic petroleum reserve) sites and linefill for Kunming refinery-buying for which is ongoing we believe, even though the refinery won't start up till early 2016.

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Translations for start up

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • auftauchenGerman
  • вывалиться, вынырнуть, взяться, заявиться, нагрянутьRussian

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