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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY
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English - Etymology

From Old English _upp_, from Proto-Germanic _*up-_.

From Old English upp, from Proto-Germanic *up-.

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - PRONUNCIATION
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English - Pronunciation

* (UK) enPR: ŭp, IPA(key): /ʌp/, [ɐp] * (US) enPR: ŭp, IPA(key): /ʌp/ * (Australia) IPA(key): /ap/, [äp] * Rhymes: -ʌp

  • (UK) enPR: ŭp, IPA(key): /ʌp/, [ɐp]
  • (US) enPR: ŭp, IPA(key): /ʌp/
  • (Australia) IPA(key): /ap/, [äp]
  • Rhymes: -ʌp

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ADVERB
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English - Adverb

UP (_not comparable_) * Away from the centre of the Earth or other planet; in opposite direction to the downward pull of gravity. _I looked UP and saw the airplane overhead._ * (intensifier) Used as an aspect marker to indicate a completed action or state Thoroughly, completely. _I will mix UP the puzzle pieces._ _Tear UP the contract._ _He really messed UP._ _Please type UP our monthly report._ * To or from one's possession or consideration. _I picked UP some milk on the way home._ _The committee will take UP your request._ _She had to give UP her driver's license after the accident._ * North. _I will go UP to New York to visit my family this weekend._ * To a higher level of some quantity or notional quantity, such as price, volume, pitch, happiness, etc. _Gold has gone UP with the uncertainty in the world markets._ _Turn it UP, I can barely hear it._ _Listen to your voice go UP at the end of a question._ _Cheer UP, the weekend's almost here._ * (rail transport) Traditional term for the direction leading to the principal terminus, towards milepost zero. * (sailing) Against the wind or current. * (Cartesian graph) In a positive vertical direction. * (cricket) Relatively close to the batsman. _The bowler pitched the ball UP._ * (hospitality, US) Without additional ice. _Would you like that drink UP or on ice?_ * (UK, academia) Towards Cambridge or Oxford. _She's going UP to read Classics this September._ * 1867, John Timbs, _Lives of wits and humourists_, p. 125 The son of the Dean of Lichfield was only three years older than Steele, who was a lad of only twelve, when at the age of fifteen, Addison went UP to Oxford. * 1998, Rita McWilliams Tullberg, _Women at Cambridge_, p. 112 Others insinuated that women 'crowded UP to Cambridge', not for the benefits of a higher education, but because of the proximity of 2,000 young men. * 2002, Peter Harman, _Cambridge Scientific Minds_, p. 79 A precocious mathematician, Babbage was already well versed in the Continental mathematical notations when he went UP to Cambridge. * To or in a position of equal advance or equality; not short of, back of, less advanced than, away from, etc.; usually followed by _to_ or _with_. _I was UP to my chin in water._ _A stranger came UP and asked me for directions._ * To or in a state of completion; completely; wholly; quite. _Drink UP. The pub is closing._ _Can you sum UP your research?_ _The comet burned UP in the atmosphere._ _I need to sew UP the hole in this shirt._ * Aside, so as not to be in use. _to lay UP riches; put UP your weapons_ ANTONYMS * (away from the centre of the Earth): down * (louder): down * (higher in pitch): down * (towards the principal terminus): down DERIVED TERMS TRANSLATIONS

up (not comparable)

  1. Away from the centre of the Earth or other planet; in opposite direction to the downward pull of gravity.
    I looked up and saw the airplane overhead.
  2. (intensifier) Used as an aspect marker to indicate a completed action or state Thoroughly, completely.
    I will mix up the puzzle pieces.
    Tear up the contract.
    He really messed up.
    Please type up our monthly report.
  3. To or from one's possession or consideration.
    I picked up some milk on the way home.
    The committee will take up your request.
    She had to give up her driver's license after the accident.
  4. North.
    I will go up to New York to visit my family this weekend.
  5. To a higher level of some quantity or notional quantity, such as price, volume, pitch, happiness, etc.
    Gold has gone up with the uncertainty in the world markets.
    Turn it up, I can barely hear it.
    Listen to your voice go up at the end of a question.
    Cheer up, the weekend's almost here.
  6. (rail transport) Traditional term for the direction leading to the principal terminus, towards milepost zero.
  7. (sailing) Against the wind or current.
  8. (Cartesian graph) In a positive vertical direction.
  9. (cricket) Relatively close to the batsman.
    The bowler pitched the ball up.
  10. (hospitality, US) Without additional ice.
    Would you like that drink up or on ice?
  11. (UK, academia) Towards Cambridge or Oxford.
    She's going up to read Classics this September.
  12. To or in a position of equal advance or equality; not short of, back of, less advanced than, away from, etc.; usually followed by to or with.
    I was up to my chin in water.
    A stranger came up and asked me for directions.
  13. To or in a state of completion; completely; wholly; quite.
    Drink up. The pub is closing.
    Can you sum up your research?
    The comet burned up in the atmosphere.
    I need to sew up the hole in this shirt.
  14. Aside, so as not to be in use.
    to lay up riches; put up your weapons

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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - PREPOSITION
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English - Preposition

UP * Toward the top of. The cat went UP the tree.

up

  1. Toward the top of.
    The cat went up the tree.

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ADJECTIVE
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English - Adjective

UP (_not comparable_) * Awake. _I can’t believe it’s 3 a.m. and you’re still UP._ * Finished, to an end _Time is UP!_ * In a good mood. _I’m feeling UP today._ * Willing; ready. _If you are UP for a trip, let’s go._ * Next in a sequence. _Smith is UP to bat._ * Happening; new. _What is UP with that project at headquarters?_ * Facing upwards; facing toward the top. _Put the notebook face UP on the table._ _Take a break and put your feet UP._ * Larger, greater in quantity. _Sales are UP from last quarter._ * Standing. _Get UP and give her your seat._ * On a higher level. * 1925, Walter Anthony and Tom Reed (titles), Rupert Julian (director), _The Phantom of the Opera_, silent movie ‘The Phantom! The Phantom is UP from the cellars again!’ * Available; made public. _The new notices are UP as of last Tuesday._ * Well-informed; current. _I’m not UP on the latest news. What’s going on?_ * (computing) Functional; working. _Is the server back UP?_ * (of a railway line or train) Traveling towards a major terminus. _The London train is on the UP line._ * Headed, or designated to go, upward, as an escalator, stairway, elevator etc. * (bar tending) Chilled and strained into a stemmed glass. _A Cosmopolitan is typically served UP._ * (slang) Erect. * (of the Sun or Moon) Above the horizon, in the sky (i.e. during daytime or night-time) * 1898, J. Meade Falkner, Moonfleet Chapter 4 I have said I was still in darkness, yet it was not the blackness of the last night; and looking up into the inside of the tomb above, I could see the faintest line of light at one corner, which showed the sun was UP. * (slang, graffiti) well-known; renowned * 1996, Matthew Busby Hunt, _The Sociolinguistics of Tagging and Chicano Gang Graffiti_ (page 71) Being "UP" means having numerous graffiti in the tagging landscape. * 2009, Gregory J. Snyder, _Graffiti Lives: Beyond the Tag in New York's Urban Underground_ (pages 16-40) Graffiti writers want their names seen by writers and others so that they will be famous. Therefore writers are very serious about any opportunity to “get UP.” […] The throw-up became one of the fundamental techniques for getting UP, and thereby gaining recognition and fame. * 2011, Adam Melnyk, _Visual Orgasm: The Early Years of Canadian Graffiti_ From his great rooftop pieces, selected for high visibility, to his sneaky tags and fun loving stickers, he most certainly knows how to get UP. ANTONYMS * (facing upwards): down * (on a higher level): down * (computing: Functional): down * (traveling towards a major terminus): down DERIVED TERMS TRANSLATIONS

up (not comparable)

  1. Awake.
    I can’t believe it’s 3 a.m. and you’re still up.
  2. Finished, to an end
    Time is up!
  3. In a good mood.
    I’m feeling up today.
  4. Willing; ready.
    If you are up for a trip, let’s go.
  5. Next in a sequence.
    Smith is up to bat.
  6. Happening; new.
    What is up with that project at headquarters?
  7. Facing upwards; facing toward the top.
    Put the notebook face up on the table.
    Take a break and put your feet up.
  8. Larger, greater in quantity.
    Sales are up from last quarter.
  9. Standing.
    Get up and give her your seat.
  10. On a higher level.
  11. Available; made public.
    The new notices are up as of last Tuesday.
  12. Well-informed; current.
    I’m not up on the latest news. What’s going on?
  13. (computing) Functional; working.
    Is the server back up?
  14. (of a railway line or train) Traveling towards a major terminus.
    The London train is on the up line.
  15. Headed, or designated to go, upward, as an escalator, stairway, elevator etc.
  16. (bar tending) Chilled and strained into a stemmed glass.
    A Cosmopolitan is typically served up.
  17. (slang) Erect.
  18. (of the Sun or Moon) Above the horizon, in the sky (i.e. during daytime or night-time)
  19. (slang, graffiti) well-known; renowned

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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - NOUN
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English - Noun

UP (_usually uncountable_, _plural_ UPS) * (uncountable) The direction opposed to the pull of gravity. _UP is a good way to go._ * (countable) A positive thing. _I hate almost everything about my job. The only UP is that it's so close to home._ * An upstairs room of a two story house. _She lives in a two-UP two-down._ USAGE NOTES * _Up_ is not commonly used as object of a preposition. ANTONYMS * (direction opposed to the pull of gravity): down DERIVED TERMS * ups and downs TRANSLATIONS

up (usually uncountable, plural ups)

  1. (uncountable) The direction opposed to the pull of gravity.
    Up is a good way to go.
  2. (countable) A positive thing.
    I hate almost everything about my job. The only up is that it's so close to home.
  3. An upstairs room of a two story house.
    She lives in a two-up two-down.

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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - VERB
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English - Verb

UP (_third-person singular simple present_ UPS, _present participle_ UPPING, _simple past and past participle_ UPPED) * (transitive, colloquial) To increase or raise. _If we UP the volume, we'll be able to make out the details._ _We UPPED anchor and sailed away._ * (transitive, colloquial) To promote. _It wasn’t long before they UPPED him to Vice President._ * (intransitive) To act suddenly, usually with another verb. _He just UPPED and quit._ _He UPPED and punched that guy._ * 1991, Michael Jackson, Who Is It And she didn't leave a letter, she just UPPED and ran away. SYNONYMS * (increase): turn up DERIVED TERMS TRANSLATIONS

up (third-person singular simple present ups, present participle upping, simple past and past participle upped)

  1. (transitive, colloquial) To increase or raise.
    If we up the volume, we'll be able to make out the details.
    We upped anchor and sailed away.
  2. (transitive, colloquial) To promote.
    It wasn’t long before they upped him to Vice President.
  3. (intransitive) To act suddenly, usually with another verb.
    He just upped and quit.
    He upped and punched that guy.

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English - References

* Andrea Tyler and Vyvyan Evans, "Spatial particles of orientation", in _The Semantics of English Prepositions: Spatial Scenes, Embodied Meaning and Cognition_, Cambridge University Press, 2003, 0-521-81430 8

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ANAGRAMS
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English - Anagrams

* PU , P U

Que a categoria em OLD ENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY
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Old English - Etymology

From Proto-Germanic _*upp-_, akin to Old High German _ūf_, Old Norse _upp_

From Proto-Germanic *upp-, akin to Old High German ūf, Old Norse upp

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Old English - Alternative Forms

* upp

Que a categoria em OLD ENGLISH - ADVERB
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Old English - Adverb

UP * UP

up

  1. up


Que a categoria em OLD SAXON - ETYMOLOGY
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Old Saxon - Etymology

From Proto-Germanic _*ūp-_.

From Proto-Germanic *ūp-.

Que a categoria em OLD SAXON - PRONUNCIATION
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Old Saxon - Pronunciation

* IPA(key): /uːp/

  • IPA(key): /uːp/

Que a categoria em OLD SAXON - ADVERB
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Old Saxon - Adverb

ŪP * up

ūp

  1. up

Que a categoria em OLD SAXON - PREPOSITION
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Old Saxon - Preposition

ŪP * upon

ūp

  1. upon


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