soup up[ soop ]SEE DEFINITION OF soup up
Synonyms for soup up
- add to
- build up
- shore up
- add fuel to fire
- back up
- beef up
- heat up
- lend a hand
- pick up
- prop up
- punch up
- stand up for
Antonyms for soup up
- let down
- play down
- take away
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR SOUP UP
They concluded by licking the porringers, and were smeared with soup up to their eyes.
After that I just stirred the soup up and ate it as fast as I could.
What we want to know is whether you can soup up that pile so we can beat that Cruiser down to Earth?
Just before you take the soup up, put in a couple of slices of toast, cut into small pieces.
Return the liquid to the saucepan, add the milk, and boil the soup up again.
When the barley is quite soft, add the milk and parsley, boil the soup up, and serve.
When the vegetables are tender drain the liquid; return it to the saucepan, and boil the soup up.
Let the whole simmer very gently for another 1/2 hour, add the milk and parsley, boil the soup up once more, and serve.
Let it cook until the rice and peas are tender, add the milk and boil the soup up before serving.
Return the liquid to the saucepan, add the milk and boil the soup up again.
"liquid food," 1650s, from French soupe "soup, broth" (13c.), from Late Latin suppa "bread soaked in broth," from a Germanic source (cf. Middle Dutch sop "sop, broth"), from Proto-Germanic *sup-, from PIE *sub-, from root *seue- (2) "to take liquid" (see sup (v.2)).
Primordial soup is from a concept first expressed 1929 by J.B.S. Haldane. Soup to nuts "everything" is from 1910. Soup-kitchen, "public establishment supported by voluntary contributions, for preparing and serving soup to the poor at no cost" is attested from 1839. In Ireland, souper meant "Protestant clergyman seeking to make proselytes by dispensing soup in charity" (1854).