But now settlement expansion in both territories—East Jerusalem and the West Bank—appears to be on the uptick.
I was not prepared for the uptick in date requests I received via email during that time.
This season, the uptick started around Thanksgiving and seems to be ticking ever more upwards since—it may indeed be a bad year.
But what about all the investment we have seen, even the uptick in the stock-market?
Regarding Muslims, we have clearly seen in recent times an uptick in anti—Muslim bigotry.
The uptick during the olive harvest supports an explanation of settler violence discussed in our report.
Their numbers have been bolstered by an uptick in military defections.
The crime stats for the 5th Precinct took an uptick as Linsker was booked on charges that included felony assault.
He was reduced to complaining about the uptick in the unemployment rate.
One hopes that domestic violence shelters will see an uptick in donations—money is a good way to show you actually care.
[1970+; fr the use, on boards above stock-market stations, of a plus sign (compare British tick, ''check mark'') beside a stock of which the last sale represented a rise in price; a minus sign represents a down tick; probably influenced by the tick, like click, or notch, representing one degree of change; compare ratchet up]