run up[ ruhn ]SEE DEFINITION OF run up
Synonyms for run up
- curtain lifter
- curtain warmer
- opening gun
- opening shot
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR RUN UP
Tell Mrs. Van Geist if she can't come down, I'll run up to her.
Look at the people you run up against in the course of a few hours.
Maybe, when we come in this evening, I'll run up to his place, and you can talk it over with him.
We can run up and down on deck with our mouths open and get enough for breakfast.
Two men were prepared to run up on the fore-yard at the word.
Bibi had a black eye; some punch he had run up against the day before.
Forthwith he began to run up the hill, dragging Miette with him.
How would it do to run up a signal 'Small-pox aboard,' or somethin' like that?
He just run up a storm sail and beat for harbor back of the barn.
The tackles were hooked on and she was run up to the davits with all her crew aboard.