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get up

phrasal verb with get uk   us   /ɡet/ verb (present participle getting, past tense got, past participle got or US usually gotten)

(STAND)

B2 to stand up: The whole audience got up and started clapping.
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(GROW STRONG)

UK If the wind gets up, it starts to grow stronger: The wind is getting up.
Translations of “get up”
in Korean 일어나다…
in Arabic يَنْهَض, يَقِف…
in Portuguese levantar-se, ficar de pé…
in Catalan posar-se dret…
in Japanese 立ち上がる…
in Italian alzarsi in piedi…
in Chinese (Traditional) 起立, 站起來…
in Russian вставать…
in Turkish ayağa kalkmak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 起立, 站起来…
in Polish wstawać…
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