What does one up mean?

Definitions for one up

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


  1. one up(Noun)

    An additional life or object that gives the player an extra chance to play.

  2. one up(Verb)

    To outdo, to do something slightly better than a competitor's prior effort.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of one up in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of one up in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Annie Brahler:

    I just changed this one up a little.

  2. Simon Cowell:

    You have to chalk this one up to experience.

  3. Tom Zegan:

    If you can't think of the right word to say, make one up.

  4. Jordan Andino:

    Honestly, I think it’s a one-up for a business person. And I ’m Jordan Andino.

  5. Chris Sacca:

    I picked one up off the shelf at a Reno airport gift shop on my way to give a speech, it was 80 percent off, so I was like, ‘ Yeah, score ! ’.

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