UPS


Trademark.

United Parcel Service.

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Definition for ups (2 of 2)

Origin of up

before 900; Middle English up(pe) (adv.), Old English up(p) to a higher position, uppe in a higher position; cognate with Old Frisian up, Old Saxon up, Middle Dutch up, op, Old Norse upp; akin to Old High German ūf (> German auf), Gothic iup
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British Dictionary definitions for ups (1 of 2)

Word Origin for up

Old English upp; related to Old Saxon, Old Norse up, Old High German ūf, Gothic iup

usage for up

The use of up before until is redundant and should be avoided: the talks will continue until (not up until) 23rd March

British Dictionary definitions for ups (2 of 2)

UP

abbreviation for

United Press
Uttar Pradesh
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Idioms and Phrases with ups

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