go up

Definitions of go up
  1. verb
    move upward
    synonyms: arise, come up, lift, move up, rise, uprise
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    come down, descend, fall, go down
    move downward and lower, but not necessarily all the way
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    scend, surge
    rise or heave upward under the influence of a natural force such as a wave
    climb, climb up, mount
    go upward with gradual or continuous progress
    soar, soar up, soar upwards, surge, zoom
    rise rapidly
    rocket, skyrocket
    shoot up abruptly, like a rocket
    bubble
    rise in bubbles or as if in bubbles
    uplift
    lift up from the earth, as by geologic forces
    chandelle
    climb suddenly and steeply
    steam
    rise as vapor
    ascend, come up, rise, uprise
    come up, of celestial bodies
    scale
    climb up by means of a ladder
    escalade
    climb up and over
    ramp
    creep up -- used especially of plants
    mountaineer
    climb mountains for pleasure as a sport
    billow, wallow
    rise up as if in waves
    ride
    climb up on the body
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    go, locomote, move, travel
    change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically
  2. verb
    go upward with gradual or continuous progress
    synonyms: climb, climb up, mount
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    scale
    climb up by means of a ladder
    escalade
    climb up and over
    ramp
    creep up -- used especially of plants
    mountaineer
    climb mountains for pleasure as a sport
    ride
    climb up on the body
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    arise, come up, lift, move up, rise, uprise
    move upward
  3. verb
    increase in value or to a higher point
    synonyms: climb, rise
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    soar
    go or move upward
    bull
    advance in price
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    grow
    become larger, greater, or bigger; expand or gain
  4. verb
    travel up, "We ascended the mountain"
    go up a ladder”
    synonyms: ascend
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    come down, descend, fall, go down
    move downward and lower, but not necessarily all the way
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    come up, rise, rise up, surface
    come to the surface
    uprise
    ascend as a sound
    emerge
    come up to the surface of or rise
    resurface
    reappear on the surface
    bubble up, intumesce
    move upwards in bubbles, as from the effect of heating; also used metaphorically
    swell, well
    come up, as of a liquid
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    go, locomote, move, travel
    change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically
  5. verb
    move towards
    synonyms: approach, come near, come on, draw close, draw near, near
    approach, come near
    come near in time
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    drive up
    approach while driving
    bear down on, bear down upon
    sail towards another vessel, of a ship
    edge in, edge up
    push one's way into (a space)
    close
    draw near
    crowd, push
    approach a certain age or speed
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    come, come up
    move toward, travel toward something or somebody or approach something or somebody
  6. verb
    be erected, built, or constructed
    “New buildings are going up everywhere”
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    arise, come up, lift, move up, rise, uprise
    move upward
  7. verb
    burn completely; be consumed or destroyed by fire
    “The mountain of paper went up in flames”
    synonyms: burn down, burn up
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    incinerate
    become reduced to ashes
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    burn, combust
    undergo combustion
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