or fold-up

[ fohld-uhp ]
/ ˈfoʊldˌʌp /


something, as a chair or bed, that can be folded up and stored away when not in use.
termination or closing: the foldup of the town's newspaper.
a giving in; capitulation: a foldup of management under union pressure.

Nearby words

  1. folding door,
  2. folding money,
  3. folding press,
  4. folding rule,
  5. foldout,
  6. foley,
  7. foley catheter,
  8. folia,
  9. foliaceous,
  10. foliage

Origin of foldup

First recorded in 1890–95; noun use of verb phrase fold up Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019