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Definitions and Synonyms of gear up | Another word for gear up | What is gear up?

Definition 1: make ready or suitable or equip in advance for a particular purpose or for some use, event, etc - [verb of change]

Samples where gear up or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Get the children ready for school!
  • prepare for war
  • I was fixing to leave town after I paid the hotel bill

Synonyms for gear up in the sense of this definition

(gear up is a kind of ...) cause to change; make different; cause a transformation

"The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city" "The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue"

(... is a kind of gear up ) prepare for crops

"Work the soil" "cultivate the land"

(... is a kind of gear up ) insert a primer into (a gun, mine, or charge) preparatory to detonation or firing

"prime a cannon" "prime a mine"

(... is a kind of gear up ) prepare for summer

"summerize your car" "summerize a house"

(... is a kind of gear up ) prepare for winter

"winterize cars" "winterize your houses"

(... is a kind of gear up ) get ready for a particular purpose or event

"set up an experiment" "set the table" "lay out the tools for the surgery"

(... is a kind of gear up ) fix onto a backing, setting, or support

"mount slides for macroscopic analysis"

(... is a kind of gear up ) kill, preserve, and harden (tissue) in order to prepare for microscopic study

(... is a kind of gear up ) put into the required condition beforehand

(... is a kind of gear up ) prepare (students) hastily for an impending exam

(... is a kind of gear up ) take measures in preparation for

"provide for the proper care of the passengers on the cruise ship"

(... is a kind of gear up ) prepare for social life

"Children have to be socialized in school"

(... is a kind of gear up ) prepare (oneself) for something unpleasant or difficult

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