mark sth up
— phrasal verb with mark uk /mɑːk/ us /mɑːrk/ verb
In the days of hyperinflation, we would rush to the market as soon as we were paid and buy our weekly groceries before they were marked up.
(Definition of “mark sth up” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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to (cause someone to) be in a position in which the lower part of the body is resting on a seat or other type of support, with the upper part of the body vertical