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up

adverb, preposition
 
/ʌp/
A2 towards or in a higher place
위로
He ran up the stairs. She looked up and smiled at me.
A1 to or towards a position that is vertical or as straight as possible
위로, 위쪽으로
He stood up. She sat up.
to a greater degree, amount, volume, etc.
위로
Can you turn up the heat?
used to say that someone completes an action or uses all of something
완전히
I used up all my money. Eat up the rest of your dinner.
up the road, street, etc. A2 along or further along the street, road, etc.
(길가의) 위쪽
They live just up the road.
go, walk, etc. up to someone/something B1 to walk directly towards someone or something until you are next to them
다가가다
He came straight up to me and introduced himself.
up to 10, 20, etc. B1 any amount under 10, 20, etc.
-까지
We can invite up to 65 people.
up to/till/until B1 until a particular time
(시간)-까지
You can call me up till midnight.
be up to someone B1 If an action or decision is up to someone, they are responsible for doing or making it.
-에게 달렸다
I can’t decide for you. It’s up to you.
be up to something informal B1 to be doing or planning something bad
-를 저지르다
What are you two up to?
(Definition of up adverb, preposition from the Cambridge English-Korean Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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