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  1. [verb] rise to one's feet; "The audience got up and applauded"
    Synonyms: arise, rise, uprise, stand up

  2. [verb] get up and out of bed; "I get up at 7 A.M. every day"; "They rose early"; "He uprose at night"
    Synonyms: turn out, arise, uprise, rise

  3. [verb] raise from a lower to a higher position; "Raise your hands"; "Lift a load"
    Synonyms: raise, lift, elevate, bring up

  4. [verb] cause to rise; "The sergeant got us up at 2 A.M."

  5. [verb] develop; "we worked up an as of an appetite"
    Synonyms: work up

  6. [verb] put on special clothes to appear particularly appealing and attractive; "She never dresses up, even when she goes to the opera"; "The young girls were all fancied up for the party"
    Synonyms: dress up, fig out, fig up, deck up, gussy up, fancy up, trick up, deck out, trick out, prink, attire, rig out, tog up, tog out, overdress

  7. [verb] arrange by systematic planning and united effort; "machinate a plot"; "organize a strike"; "devise a plan to take over the director's office"
    Synonyms: organize, organise, prepare, devise, machinate

  8. [verb] study intensively, as before an exam; "I had to bone up on my Latin verbs before the final exam"
    Synonyms: cram, grind away, drum, bone up, swot, mug up, swot up, bone


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