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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

How to pronounce step up?

Alex
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Daniel
Daniel
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Karen
Karen
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Veena
Veena
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How to say step up in sign language?

  1. stepup

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How to use step up in a sentence?

  1. Andrew Marr:

    We need people to step up and help us, the foundations are irrelevant, the issues are real.

  2. Jeb Bush:

    If Americans are working harder than ever earning less than they once did, our government and our leaders should step up, offer a plan, fix what's wrong -- or they should step aside, the recovery has been everywhere but in the family paychecks. The American Dream has become a mirage for far too many.

  3. Jeff Sessions:

    We've already begun to step up our efforts and whenever a case can be made, we will seek to put some people in jail.

  4. Fausto Pichardo:

    Our overarching goal is to get compliance for everyone in New York City, regardless of what color they are, so that we don't have to take the enforcement action, this is not about the NYPD, this is about every single New Yorker and every single person in this country and frankly the world everyone needs to step up. Everyone needs to police themselves.

  5. The IEA:

    However, there have been clear and, in the IEA's view, very welcome signals from other producers that they will step in to replace Iran's barrels, albeit gradually in response to requests from customers, there is certainly scope for other producers to step up production.

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