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English definition of “take sth up”

take sth up

(DISCUSS) phrasal verb with take     /teɪk/ verb (took, taken)
to discuss something or deal with something: The school took the matter up with the police.UK I'd like to take you up on your sales figures for June. A leading law firm took up his case.Debate and discussion
(Definition of take sth up (DISCUSS) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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