This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word start up
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start, start up(verb)
get going or set in motion
"We simply could not start the engine"; "start up the computer"
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"