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  Definition of run up
  1. as of debts or scores
  2. fasten by sewing; do needlework
  3. raise; "hoist the flags"; "hoist a sail"
  4. make by sewing together quickly; "run up a skirt"
  5. accumulate as a debt; "he chalked up $100 in the course of the evening"
Similar Words: sew, sew together, stitch, hoist, chalk up

 

Hyponyms: hem, resew, overcast, backstitch, gather, pucker, tuck, finedraw, fell, baste, tack, hemstitch, tick, retick, cast on, cast off

 

Entailments: join, conjoin

 

Derivational Morphology: stitch, stitcher, sewing, stitching, stitchery, sewer

 

Anagrams: runup

 

 
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