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Verb

Infinitive
to go up

Third person singular
goes up

Simple past
went up

Past participle
-

Present participle
going up

to go up (third-person singular simple present goes up, present participle going up, simple past and past participle went up)
  1. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) to move upwards
    Are you going up the mountain? No, I went up yesterday.
  2. (intransitive) to be built or erected
    There are new offices going up in town.
  3. (intransitive) to rise or increase
    The price of bananas has gone up because of a shortage.
  4. (intransitive) to be consumed by fire
    The building went up in smoke.
  5. (intransitive) to forget lines or blocks during public performance
    The producer hopes nobody goes up opening night.

Synonyms

  • (move upwards): rise
  • (be built or erected):
  • (rise or increase): rise, increase
  • (be consumed by fire): burn up
  • (forget lines or blocks during public performance): foul up

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