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Synonyms for step up

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  1. increase, step-up(verb)

    the act of increasing something

    "he gave me an increase in salary"

    Synonyms:
    addition, increment, increase, gain, step-up, growth

  2. escalate, intensify, step up(verb)

    increase in extent or intensity

    "The Allies escalated the bombing"

    Synonyms:
    come forward, rev up, escalate, compound, step to the fore, come to the fore, step forward, heighten, come out, intensify, deepen

  3. rev up, step up(verb)

    speed up

    "let's rev up production"

    Synonyms:
    come forward, rev up, escalate, step to the fore, come to the fore, step forward, come out, rev, intensify

  4. come to the fore, step forward, come forward, step up, step to the fore, come out(verb)

    make oneself visible; take action

    "Young people should step to the fore and help their peers"

    Synonyms:
    start, bulge out, come forward, escalate, fall out, break through, out, go forth, come on, place, bulge, surface, come in, step forward, step to the fore, intensify, rev up, pop out, egress, bug out, come out of the closet, come to the fore, push through, erupt, turn out, emerge, show up, turn up, pop, issue, appear, protrude, come out, come forth

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How to use step up in a sentence?

  1. Federica Mogherini:

    The visit ... is a strong indication of the strategic importance of the EU-Turkey relationship and our desire to step up engagement.

  2. House Speaker John Boehner:

    The President needs to step up his game.

  3. Jeb Bush:

    You gotta step up, man.

  4. Victor Giovanetti:

    Our teams are ready and actively working to not just support, but to take care of patients and to step up and do what needs to be done.

  5. Joey Hansen:

    My first instinct was,' oh my God, this person doesn't belong up there' this man was going to take his life and I knew that I had to step up and do something.

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