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English definition of “get up”

get up

(STAND) phrasal verb with get     /ɡet/ verb (present participle getting, past tense got, past participle got or US gotten)
B2 to stand up: The whole audience got up and started clapping.Sitting and standing
(Definition of get up (STAND) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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