Definisi 'build up'

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verb
1 enlarge, develop, or increase by degrees or in stages Terjemahkan
Example:
build up your savings
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2 form or accumulate steadily Terjemahkan
Example:
Resistance to the manager's plan built up quickly
Pressure is building up at the Indian-Pakistani border
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3 prepare oneself for a military confrontation Terjemahkan
Example:
The U.S. is girding for a conflict in the Middle East
troops are building up on the Iraqi border
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4 bolster or strengthen Terjemahkan
Example:
We worked up courage
build up confidence
ramp up security in the airports
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5 change the use of and make available or usable Terjemahkan
Example:
develop land
The country developed its natural resources
The remote areas of the country were gradually built up
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