Portuguese translation of “up”
up adverb, preposition
up the road, street, etc. A2 along or further along the street, road, etc.
mais adiante na estrada, rua, etc.
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
aproximar-se de alguém/algo
He came straight up to me and introduced himself.
up to 10, 20, etc. B1 any amount under 10, 20, etc.
até 10, 20, etc.
We can invite up to 65 people.
be up to someone B1 If an action or decision is up to someone, they are responsible for doing or making it.
depender de alguém, ser decisão de alguém
I can’t decide for you. It’s up to you.
be up to something informal B1 to be doing or planning something bad
estar tramando algo
What are you two up to?