step sth up Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “step sth up” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of step sth up from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"step sth up" in Business English

See all translations

step sth up

phrasal verb with step uk   /step/ us   verb [I]
to increase the size, amount, or speed of a process in order to achieve something: We need to step up production in order to meet our deadline.
(Definition of step sth up from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of step sth up?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
by ,
May 25, 2016
by Liz Walter Enough is a very common word, but it is easy to make mistakes with it. You need to be careful about its position in a sentence, and the prepositions or verb patterns that come after it. I’ll start with the position of enough in the sentence. When we use it with a noun,

Read More 

Word of the Day

sunburned

Sunburned skin has become red and sore by being in the strong heat of the sun for too long, or is very suntanned.

Word of the Day

convo noun
convo noun
May 23, 2016
informal a conversation The convo around concussions mostly focuses on guys who play football, but Chastain thinks that this whole thing could be a headache for women too.

Read More