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Slang

up

This page is about the slang term up

Meaning

full of positive feelings; hopeful

For example

  • The lively music and colourful lighting made everyone feel positive and up.

  • Jane's been having a hard time lately, but she's feeling up today.

Origin: possibly short for "upbeat"

Quick Quiz

If you want to create an up mood at your convention, you should play

a. slow, mournful music

b. bright, lively music

c. loud, aggressive music

Slang of the Day

Contributor: Matt Errey