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Synonyms for build up

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. build up(verb)

    enlarge, develop, or increase by degrees or in stages

    Synonyms:
    progress, develop, fortify, build up, build, ramp up, arm, work up, gird

  2. build up, work up, build, progress(verb)

    form or accumulate steadily

    Synonyms:
    work out, fortify, get up, progress, come on, construct, go on, arm, build, come along, develop, move on, shape up, build up, pass on, march on, get along, advance, establish, gird, ramp up, get on, make, work up

  3. arm, build up, fortify, gird(verb)

    prepare oneself for a military confrontation

    Synonyms:
    progress, lace, develop, fortify, encircle, girdle, build up, fort, build, ramp up, beef up, spike, arm, work up, strengthen, gird

  4. build up, work up, build, ramp up(verb)

    bolster or strengthen

    Synonyms:
    progress, develop, construct, make, fortify, get up, build up, establish, build, ramp up, arm, work up, work out, gird

  5. build up, develop(verb)

    change the use of and make available or usable

    Synonyms:
    rise, fortify, grow, educate, produce, progress, modernize, spring up, modernise, explicate, make grow, arm, acquire, evolve, build, germinate, develop, break, train, uprise, build up, get, originate, gird, ramp up, recrudesce, formulate, arise, work up, prepare

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. build up

    Synonyms:
    augment, beget, breed, cherish, colonize, develop, foster, increase, plant, populate, propagate, replenish, settle

    Antonyms:
    annihilate, banish, destroy, eradicate, expel, exterminate, extirpate, overthrow, remove, root out, uproot, wipe out


Translations for build up

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  • συγκέντρωσηGreek
  • vahvistaa, kertyä, kasautua, voimistaa, kasaantua, varustaaFinnish
  • versterken, opstapelenDutch

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