Translation of "build-up" - English-Russian dictionary


noun [ U ] uk us /ˈbɪldʌp/

when something slowly increases

усиление, увеличение
[ usually singular ] the build-up of traffic
the build-up to sth UK

the period of preparation before something happens

подготовка к чему-либо
There was a lot of excitement in the build-up to the Olympics.

(Translation of “build-up” from the Cambridge English–Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)