Definition of Work up

1. Verb. Form or accumulate steadily. "Pressure is building up at the Indian-Pakistani border"

Exact synonyms: Build, Build Up, Progress
Related verbs: Build, Build, Build Up, Ramp Up
Generic synonyms: Develop
Derivative terms: Progress



2. Verb. Develop. "We worked up an as of an appetite"
Exact synonyms: Get Up
Generic synonyms: Acquire, Develop, Get, Grow, Produce

3. Verb. Bolster or strengthen. "Ramp up security in the airports"
Exact synonyms: Build, Build Up, Ramp Up
Generic synonyms: Increase
Related verbs: Build, Build Up, Progress

4. Verb. Come up with. "We worked up an ad for our client"
Exact synonyms: Work Out
Related verbs: Elaborate, Work Out
Generic synonyms: Develop, Make Grow

Definition of Work up

1. Verb. To raise; to excite; to stir up. ¹

2. Verb. To develop. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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