sign-up

or sign·up

[sahyn-uhp]

Origin of sign-up

First recorded in 1945–50; noun use of verb phrase sign up
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Examples from the Web for sign-up

Contemporary Examples of sign-up

Historical Examples of sign-up

  • The insignificant sum of two and sixpence secured me my sign-up for the remainder of the course.

    A Labrador Doctor

    Wilfred Thomason Grenfell


Word Origin and History for sign-up
n.

"number who have signed up," 1926, from the verbal phrase; see sign (v.) + up (adv.).

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