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verb (inf=to get up, gets up, getting up, got up, (UK) got up, (US) gotten up)
  1. (literally) To move in an upwards direction; to ascend or climb.
''I'm having difficulty getting up the stairs.
  1. To rise from one's bed.
I didn't until midday.
  1. To move from a sitting or lying position to a standing position; to stand up.
Get up off the couch and clean this mess!
  1. To materialise; to grow stronger.
As dusk fell a storm got up.
  1. To bring together, amass.
The general got up a large body of men.
  1. To gather or grow larger by accretion.
The locomotive got up a good head of steam.
I could see that he was getting up a temper.
Translations: 
  • German: aufstehen, sich erheben
  • French: se lever
  • Italian: levarsi
  • Spanish: levantarse

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