1. sweep up force into some kind of situation, condition, or course of action
  2. swoop up seize or catch with a swooping motion
  3. shape up develop in a positive way
  4. shape-up a way of hiring longshoremen by the day
  5. soup up make more powerful
  6. sop up take up as if with a sponge
  7. chop up cut into pieces
  8. zip up close with a zipper
  9. speed up move faster
  10. sea poppy yellow-flowered Eurasian glaucous herb naturalized in along sandy shores in eastern North America
  11. step up increase in extent or intensity
  12. step-up the act of increasing something
  13. speedup the act of accelerating; increasing the speed
  14. sheep dip a liquid mixture containing pesticides in which sheep are dipped to kill parasites
  15. keep up maintain a required pace or level
  16. sweep clean by using a broom or as if with a broom
  17. swell up expand abnormally
  18. sweeper an employee who sweeps (floors or streets etc.)
  19. scoop up take out or up with or as if with a scoop
  20. snap up get hold of or seize quickly and easily