To listen closely; pay strict attention Often a brusque command: He can make you listen up with that violin of his (1960s+ Armed forces fr black)
listen up, Mitt: Silent Cal is trying to tell you something.
Like in listen up Philip, I have had that [same experience].
Both this and your next film, listen up Philip, are breakup stories—is it cathartic to act through stories like these?
To paraphrase the great John Oliver, listen up, fellow self-pitying nerd boys—we are not the victims here.
listen up, commuters—your public transit rides are about to get a lot less gross!
By Alex Orlov for Life by DailyBurn If your fridge is a graveyard of expired foods, listen up.
Finally, Ditka got on the PA system: All right, Ladies, listen up!