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Another word for take up

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Verb
  1. See also:

    take

Another word for take up

Verb
  1. To begin

    See also:

    begin

  2. To raise

      1. To raise or haul up, often with the help of a mechanical apparatus.
      2. To raise to one's mouth in order to drink:
      3. To become raised or lifted.
      1. To move (something) to a higher place or position from a lower one; lift.
      2. To increase the amount or intensity of:
      3. To promote to a higher rank.
      1. To direct or carry from a lower to a higher position; raise:
      2. To transport by air:
      3. To revoke by taking back; rescind:
    See also:

    raise

  3. To shorten

    See also:

    decrease

  4. To occupy

      1. To put something into (a container, for example) to capacity or to a desired level:
      2. To supply or provide to the fullest extent:
      3. To build up the level of (low-lying land) with material such as earth or gravel.
      1. To obtain or contract for the services of; employ:
      2. To arrange for the use of; reserve:
      3. To pledge or promise, especially to marry:
      1. To take in as food; eat or drink up.
      2. To expend; use up:
      3. To purchase (goods or services) for direct use or ownership.
  5. To adopt as a cause

    See also:

    adopt