Synonym of up

Alternative for up

Antonym: down,

Adverb

Used as an intensifier, typically to indicate a completed action or state
completely thoroughly comprehensively fully exhaustively in great detail conscientiously assiduously rigorously leaving no stone unturned inside out minutely through and through meticulously roundly sweepingly scrupulously in great depth to the fullest extent sedulously hard totally in depth highly from A to Z methodically closely carefully in and out in detail earnestly from top to bottom with attention to detail intensively intensely extensively efficiently systematically up and down painstakingly detailedly punctiliously exactly fussily particularly precisely fastidiously attentively diligently finickily strictly heedfully accurately exactingly searchingly demandingly pedantically nicely correctly pickily persnicketily critically finically laboriously keenly thoughtfully elaborately studiously deliberately cautiously delicately religiously intently discriminatingly alertly industriously choosily observantly fixedly squeamishly watchfully circumspectly vigilantly scrutinizingly properly rigidly refinedly thoroughgoingly lovingly faithfully deeply formally concentratedly punctually perseveringly judiciously prudently finely mathematically conscionably regardfully steadily daintily providently casuistically reliably hypercritically discerningly charily primly sophistically unremittingly measuredly mindfully unflaggingly logically discreetly inflexibly severely acutely prissily selectively warily stiffly toughly regularly guardedly faddily determinedly sharply dependably difficultly scientifically at length well puritanically starchily considerately persistently constantly strenuously profoundly captiously unerringly conservatively zealously faddishly dedicatedly leerily circumstantially tidily stiltedly safely calculatingly perceptively disciplinedly neatly businesslikely considerably significantly raptly purposefully entirely literalistically dogmatically meaningfully scholastically busily calculatedly exclusively stringently consummately uncompromisingly seriously stuffily sagaciously politically concertedly awarely unswervingly suspiciously coherently engagedly hoppingly actively bustlingly civilly cannily priggishly overdelicately schoolmarmishly apprehensively hesitantly firmly overcritically courteously undividedly decorously carpingly tirelessly sternly affectedly committedly ceremoniously absolutely prudishly narrowly conventionally mincingly fastly from the ground up from stem to stern togetherly seemlily in close detail cleanly substantially discriminatorily effectively microscopically unweariedly indefatigably untiringly reticently reservedly astutely sensitively competently categorically percipiently grindingly tentatively controlledly uprightly in-depth tastefully nonrandomly interestedly with a fine-tooth comb awkwardly blow by blow wholy purely timelily promptly precautiously shrewdly at great length whole hog obsessively fretfully unfavorably unfavourably duteously point by point item by item eclectically queasily rightly compendiously encyclopedically harshly royally plentily explicitly statelily solemnly dignifiedly with concentration intimately doggedly intrinsically rationally reasonably pragmatically levelheadedly unyieldingly advisedly knowingly unfailingly undeviatingly from beginning to end politely actually appropriately formalistically imperially deferentially imposingly unbrokenly undistractedly collectively wholeheartedly universally maturely panoramically inclusively encyclopaedically tenaciously unbendingly tightly moralistically studiedly concernedly solidly trustily immediately ritually regally seasonably earlily speedily unqualifiedly unadulteratedly consistently unreservedly unmitigatedly unalloyedly absorbedly sincerely unitedly loyally steadfastly narrow-mindedly straitlacedly overmodestly demurely honorably vigorously recurrently cyclically readily periodically expeditiously quickly unanimously continuedly majestically honourably with forethought offishly genteelly bigotedly artificially illiberally pretentiously austerely uptightly squarely grandiosely pompously imperiously ghastlily vehemently hardly frightfully blisteringly violently ferociously terribly resolutely fearfully excruciatingly dreadfully hellaciously fiercely fearsomely furiously almightily viciously explosively exquisitely heavily sagely uneasily reluctantly insistently acceleratedly radically patronizingly restrictively protectively overprotectively patronisingly sceptically distrustfully doubtfully dubiously loathly mistrustfully shily aversely nervously meanly frugally iffily thriftily stingily parsimoniously economically skeptically sparingly constrainedly

Adverb

In a due order or sequence

Adverb

(of an alcoholic drink) Chilled (stirred or shaken over ice) and served in a cocktail glass, with no ice

Preposition

Situated above or at the top of

Preposition

Next in order

Adjective

Finished or having been brought to an end
over complete completed concluded finished done elapsed lapsed terminated through ended down over with run out settled accomplished done with wrapped up at an end fulfilled achieved finalized consummated realized discharged executed closed effectuated effected realised finalised sewn up out of the way past decided compassed performed wound up buttoned up in the can polished off sorted out brought about all over over and done with out of hand gone determined attained dead extinct ancient history in the bag perfected finished off carried out full-fledged resolved no more made wrapped-up brought to pass clinched out-of-the-way established final full bygone discontinued dispatched exhausted depleted spent ceased in the past entire come to an end satisfied knocked off tied up worked out over and done rendered set prepared effete wrought a thing of the past finished with dispensed with a wrap used up defunct produced kaputt obsolete expired kaput consummate all-inclusive sweeping all-embracing that's it fini all over but the shouting home free forgotten actualized bypast gone by dead and buried former departed ancient earlier olden happy ripe vanished content contented pleased nonextant long-ago foregone of old of yore organized gratified organised comfortable obtained crowned matured out of date at ease brought to a close made good materialized substantiated built caused materialised run handled invalid perf relaxed unrenewed void taken care of dead and gone passed all up left removed voided induced developed elaborate mature previous lost antiquated one-time dissolved dissipated dried up burned up moved on conclusive thorough faultless fixed arranged ago nonexistent quelled outmoded erstwhile extinguished quashed stifled sometime quondam old-fashioned archaic belated late forepassed out-of-date long-gone old-time dated oldfangled serene placid quenched smothered suppressed past recall delighted reached untroubled rewarded in oblivion sunk in oblivion ready down memory lane put into effect at peace in readiness water over the dam water under the bridge all systems go done and dusted good to go

Adjective

Knowledgeable as a result of previous exposure to a given subject
abreast informed conversant acquainted knowledgeable versed familiar up-to-date au courant well-informed au fait aware in the know no stranger to cognizant at home versant well versed in well up on plugged in knowledgeable about well informed about familiar with at home with abreast of up on apprised of experienced conscious skilled up to date plugged into in touch experienced in clued up on cognizant of used to versed in kept posted au courant with with it tuned in in on up to speed understanding knowing comprehending proficient switched-on sussed enlightened informed about acquainted with up with accustomed well-grounded well-read wise to hip to savvy apprised down genned up on in the know about competent well-versed clued-up au fait with skilled in proficient in grounded introduced mindful in the loop at ease with well up in up to speed on up to date on across well-educated seasoned educated well-acquainted trained schooled intelligent enlightened about aware of clued up about up-to-the-minute current genned up about confident switched on to au parfum sure capable on top of things in control conversant with confident with competent at hep percipient witting sentient alive into sensible perceptive cool apprehensive practiced hip learned practised in practised perfect in down with cognizant in familiarised familiarized advised posted apprized in instructed plugged in to on the beam clued in clued in on plugged-in well briefed filled in well versed in the picture well informed clued up having your finger on the pulse genned up expert ware observant judicious discerning sophisticated erudite observing sharp alive to sensible of alert to privy on to apperceptive certain alert cultured literate illuminated attentive watchful awake well educated omniscient sage clever sensitive to awake to vigilant tuned-in sagacious with-it brainy on the ball ware of hep to well-rounded regardful of recognizant of well-briefed skillful skilful primed well instructed sensible to up to snuff briefed appraised up to date with cluey clued recognizant careful abreast of the facts thoughtful wary respectful heedful chary regardful noting perceiving recognizing noticing assured prescient scholarly remarking recognising keen lettered conscious of conscientious cautious solicitous cagey observative wide-awake responsive to mindful of able to recognize seized of clued-up on percipient of appreciative leet chary of wary of careful of watchful of heedful of intellectual shrewd astute on the job on one's toes be up on know ins and outs with eyes peeled know all the answers academic cultivated bookish literary highbrow canny acute studious civilized worldly cunning urbane unprovincial calculating qualified pedantic wise esoteric recondite brilliant insightful bright smart wily widely read donnish well read cerebral sapient switched on perspicacious with a knowledge of with an understanding of genius quick solid philosophical abstruse philosophic accomplished deep civilised sound polymath solemn scientific grave studied pansophic professorial sharp-witted clear-sighted clear-eyed worldly-wise having been around quick-witted

Adjective

Having risen from sleep and out of one's bed
awake active awakened aroused roused arisen stirred out of bed wide awake up and about up and around up and doing sleepless alert insomniac wide-awake restless conscious aware wakeful watchful insomnolent restive cognizant stirring lucid astir not sleeping tossing and turning unsleeping insomnious attentive observant vigilant alive open-eyed tentie tenty Argus-eyed waking heedful on your toes on the alert excited on guard knowing bright-eyed and bushy-tailed on the lookout responsive not asleep careful wary on the qui vive on one's toes on the ball circumspect cautious mindful cagey perceptive guarded chary ready sharp on tiptoe all ears on the job not missing a trick wise leery quick regardful keen intelligent fully awake beady-eyed on the watch apprehensive prudent eagle-eyed wired keen-eyed concentrating discerning prepared sharp-eyed bright acute hawk-eyed on your guard heads up disturbed sensitive without sleep focused considerate suspicious anxious clever spirited sensible interested focussed gingerly conservative discriminating broad awake safe with eyes like a hawk with it good hands gimlet-eyed fast on the draw keeping a weather eye on things paying attention with eyes peeled canny concerned hooked glued with one's eyes skinned quick-witted unable to sleep agog perky agile astute measured ever-wakeful intent protective unhurried always-vigilant all there whip-smart defensive expectant arising rising wakened with weather eye open looking to on alert keeping your eyes peeled looking for wide-eyed on toes waiting on unsettled deliberate percipient studious heeding noticing jumpy fidgeting antsy troubled fidgety edgy playing safe clued up with your wits about you on top of vital on the stick lively quick off the mark quick on the uptake clued-in listening diligent rapt committed earnest deep scrupulous rigorous assiduous reckful listening carefully sentient reactive upon one's guard never-sleeping getting up on edge strung out feeling always-awake seeing supraliminal diplomatic tactful judicious politic surveying understanding advertent clear-sighted discovering deducing correct eager detecting searching contemplating considering questioning comprehending intentive penetrating observative compos mentis strategic reserved close-lipped in right mind judgmatic close-mouthed judgmatical softly-softly kid-glove sagacious delicate hip having foresight like a clam moderate civil thoughtful controlled reasonable temperate calculating noncommittal on lookout discreet worldly-wise not rash precautious jazzed switched on psyched up

Adjective

Having a happy, optimistic or cheerful mood or disposition

Adjective

In a winning position during a contest

Adjective

State of being happy and contented
tickled happy delighted pleased glad joyful gratified satisfied joyous overjoyed blissful chuffed contented cheerful gleeful thankful cheery merry mirthful jovial sparkling radiant beaming jocund gay blithesome rejoicing lighthearted bright pleasant genial exhilarated pleasing felicitous hilarious animated willing gratifying beautiful cheering tickled pink floating on air can't complain pleased as punch tickled to death elated jolly sunny upbeat chirpy chipper blithe perky in high spirits high cock-a-hoop jubilant ecstatic exultant thrilled convivial laughing peppy lively content on cloud nine exuberant over the moon peaceful orgasmic blessed captivated light playful blest intoxicated flying high looking good walking on air unworried rapturous buoyant optimistic gladsome grinning effervescent hearty rhapsodic triumphant carefree wrapped good-natured stoked frolicsome smiling untroubled hopeful winsome vivacious zippy zingy smiley sanguine zappy rosy good-humoured good-humored at ease enlivening in seventh heaven sunny side up in good spirits full of beans as pleased as Punch as happy as a clam light-hearted as happy as Larry like a dog with two tails gruntled transported enchanté excited inspired elevated stimulated made up well pleased like a child with a new toy uplifted inspirited exalted jaunty sprightly ebullient airy bubbly breezy bucked enthusiastic positive lightsome peart sparky eupeptic canty bouncy cheerly of good cheer full of the joys of spring full of pep full of hope without a care in the world roseate happy-go-lucky glass half full snappy bright-eyed and bushy-tailed full of vim and vigour welcome wonderful pleasurable delightful enjoyable heartwarming fantastic euphoric amusing rapt glowing humorous boon boisterous enraptured riotous uproarious larking jumping festive grooving friendly providential sober poised measured collected composed pacific possessed commodious saturnalian entranced paradisiacal beatific paradisiac rousing well rollicking fulfilled paradisal rhapsodical enchanted fun paradisaical rocking paradisaic warm cordial sportive comfortable entertained magical wild Panglossian affable beside oneself with joy on top of the world feel-good starry-eyed rip-roaring blissed out as happy as a sandboy rose-colored on a high fun-loving in a good mood jumping for joy congenial amiable comradely companionable sociable hospitable easy unruffled hushed unflustered sedate unperturbed matey approachable chummy easy-going hail-fellow-well-met sympathetic kind agreeable kindly bluff neighbourly buddy-buddy palsy well disposed neighborly outgoing company-loving palsy-walsy pally collegial gracious gregarious amicable warmhearted hail-fellow bonhomous extroverted extrovert good warm-hearted clubby regular upper easygoing easy to get along with favorable welcoming favourable self-possessed at peace grateful on cloud seven appreciative honored honoured complacent relaxed appeased spirited in raptures smug flattered serene proud tranquil placid jocular sent aglow ravished charmed flying deliriously happy prideful esteemed dignified assuaged complimented lauded vigorous heartening appreciatory cheered gladdened delirious very happy reassured overwhelmed comforted relieved consoled privileged treading on air blissfully happy soothed solaced amused in transports of pleasure in transports of delight in transports of joy only too happy extremely happy happy as a lark happy as a clam high-spirited jocose pacified like the cat that's got the cream gloating revered well-pleased venerated fervent satisfying in transports heavenly explosive emotive fervid gone spaced-out harmonious crazy mad cool perfect turned-on idyllic dreamy floating in ecstasies in the twilight zone in ecstasy beside oneself with happiness popping flipping doing handsprings

Adjective

Eager, prepared or willing to do or have something
game eager amenable prepared willing desirous disposed keen ready hungry pining pumped yearning agog avid enthused enthusiastic excited hot intent interested longing thirsty voracious wholehearted aching ardent craving earnest fervent fervid hankering inclined itching juiced passionate psyched raring set solicitous wild wishful crazy dying fain zealous minded favourably inclined gung ho in the mood mad keen of a mind pysched up raring to go ready and willing hepped up hopped-up as keen as mustard hot to trot waiting with bated breath champing at the bit keen as mustard rarin' to go bright-eyed and bushy-tailed on for up for glad happy predisposed obliging compliant pleased apt acquiescent cooperative prone accommodating agreeable helpful given likely wired accessible responsive content impatient biddable tractable persuadable athirst greedy nuts antsy anxious great game for nothing loath of a mind to delighted complying agreeing assenting ungrudging have-a-go cheerful desperate geeked stoked liable subject impetuous gagging restored refreshed revitalized primed hung up devoted active diligent committed breathless assiduous restless habitual vehement dedicated warm fanatical obsessed unreluctant engaged ambitious appetent diehard hearty restive covetous tending revitalised alacritous ripe close to all set qualified at hand about to organized equipped biased partial complaisant tending towards capable of decided planning resolved intending liking contemplating convinced determined purposing chafing at the bit psyched up in a hurry chomping at the bit full of enthusiasm fit expeditious anticipating attentive convenient at drop of hat feeling like tending toward in danger of indulgent liable to likely to pliable pliant adaptable onside easy persuasible suasible supportive organised aiming at aspiring to settled on leaning toward thinking of companionable useful eager to please eager to help forthcoming consenting glad to be of assistance favorable one open receptive favourable well-disposed in favour so minded so-minded in favor like-minded in accord with animated desiring inspired stirred aroused moved stimulated keyed up thrilled feverish fired up worked up wishing charged high hopeful spirited itchy lively ebullient exuberant fiery exhilarated vivacious titillated awakened motivated dynamic energetic zestful pumped up aflame afire dying to juiced up geared up high-spirited cranked up on fire beside oneself full of beans approving thirsting bursting touched electrified elated atingle hoping edgy vigorous heated panting chafing straining intent on set on bent on desirous of on tenterhooks rabid self-starting hankering after on pins and needles fascinated passional rhapsodic animate nutty wacky perfervid forceful tantalized industrious concerned unqualified intense conscientious gaga driven tantalised sprightly bugged zesty warmblooded turnt gone on red-hot all agog on the edge of one's seat straining at the leash longing for hoping for wanting keen on anxious for yearning for eager for ambitious for ready for willing for avid for aspiring towards prehensile amorous aspiring lustful keen for hopeful for grasping acquisitive envious inspirited galvanized roused energized encouraged uplifted influenced activated thirsty for itching for craving for greedy for ravening for wishing for hungry for energised self-driven stirred up galvanised turned on dying for more than willing

Adjective

In preparation or progress
afoot happening abroad brewing current about circulating stirring around astir going on ongoing operating proceeding hatching looming afloat under way at large cooking forthcoming going about in circulation occurring in the air in the offing on the horizon on the way doing the rounds getting ready in preparation in progress in the pipeline in the wind on the cards taking place in the works on the go started in motion advancing underway developing imminent coming continuing on track about to happen being done being performed moving in operation impending approaching close at hand likely probable threatening near on the stocks begun commenced undertaken initiated growing progressing extant pending outstanding evolving remaining present unfolding unfinished existing continual regular continued existent immediate instant systematic progressive prevailing incomplete rolling marching fresh prevalent up and running to be done in process well under way well-advanced present-day open-ended in full swing not-yet finalized being worked on at hand in prospect in store upcoming expected close to come just around the corner in the cards in view menacing nearing oncoming proximate coming up in the wings upon us future anticipated inevitable overhanging coming soon inescapable possible likely to happen fated on the agenda gathering predestined nigh looming large on us unavoidable see it coming just round the corner destined next handwriting-on-the-wall ineluctable near at hand liable to happen potential prospective hovering waiting to portending awaiting ominous looking to in the near future awaited resulting supplied drawing near eventual gaining upon almost on one near-term subsequent up-and-coming unborn getting near to be converging en route due widespread fast approaching fast-approaching near-at-hand inevasible on its way following on the verge unescapable in the stars expectant in existence endemic pervasive foreordained ordained certain meant preordained bound doomed predetermined that is to be sure settled hanging over que sera sera foredoomed stated written in the cards predesigned compelled that will be condemned inexorable closed nailed on sealed guaranteed intended very likely way the ball bounces designed directed compulsory assured

Adjective

Occurring at a specific point in time
synchronic concurrent contemporaneous coincident synchronous coexistent coexisting simultaneous coincidental coetaneous coeval coterminous contemporary coextensive abreast contempo current existent extant instant latest mod new newfangled now present recent today topical ultramodern voguish leading-edge present-day red-hot state-of-the-art up-to-date up-to-the-minute au courant in fashion in vogue just out with it a la mode hot off press modern modernistic hot designer new age space-age new-fashioned fashionable trendy modish up to the minute stylish chic in happening smart trendsetting up to date fresh hip popular fly all the rage cool tony natty snazzy sharp kicky swank avant-garde elegant big spiffy sassy advanced snappy swish in style swanky dashing faddy cutting-edge chichi in-thing newest kicking groovy supercool exclusive ultra-modern bang up to date swinging swell futuristic du jour progressive on fleek classy nifty faddish prevailing upscale with-it in thing favored neoteric favoured funky schmick culty latest thing last word rakish all the go high-tech trig well-liked sophisticated a go-go usual genteel novel customary flash popularized de rigueur revolutionary dapper innovatory latter-day popularised vogue crowd-pleasing posh late hi-tech innovative forward-looking swagger cutting edge brand-new prevalent dressy large pop favorite debonair hep turned-on ongoing def favourite modern-day trailblazing le dernier cri leading edge highly developed radical à la mode hot off the press glamorous ritzy high-class high-toned massive trim attractive present-time tasteful downtown modernized automated ultra modern modernised leading groundbreaking pioneering avant newly discovered recently developed hot off the fire in the mainstream updated nouvelle sexy styleworthy young spruce sought-after high-fashion understated flattering in favour fancy latter relevant the new forward existing well dressed timely in demand twenty-first-century the latest immediate well turned out cosmopolitan newborn brand new alive ground-breaking breakthrough gnarly down just released complex dap of late live plugged-in in favor high-end as if one had just stepped out of a bandbox never-before-seen well turned-out in the news de nos jours ahead of its time hottest well-heeled expensive fashion-conscious party finest Sunday youthful smartest nice formal nicest hippest appealing impressive gimmicky last-word good crisp way-out bleeding edge on trend desired passing forefront SOTA exciting bang up-to-date well groomed celebrated last-ditch twenty-first century surrealistic high-style nontraditional well put together well-dressed well-groomed clean smartly dressed fine flashy polished just issued living actual unique bling big thing fancy-pants go-ahead common knowledge on front burner burning besuited legendary liked well-known wanted preferred desirable highly-developed the newest high-level 21st-century landmark future urbane sleek ostentatious pretentious uptown beautiful jazzy steezy slick showy neat craze fad chi-chi fashionably dressed dressed to the teeth dressed to kill quite recent stylin' occurring recently appearing recently just completed immediately prior just done immediately prior to just finished on the cutting edge in the latest style dernier cri latest fashion latest wrinkle latest fad in with it new look widespread commercially successful successful rage in good taste with style awake perceptive familiar observant conscious savvy knowledgeable versed knowing informed apprehensive aware nowadays prompt being commenced already started begun concomitant switched on hep to on to plugged in turned on in the know tuned in up on in on wise to hip to newsworthy for the time being in duration going on ad hoc at this moment just now even now in process under consideration balanced holistic planetary astrological supernaturalist spiritual mystic occult Age of Aquarius crystal healing alternative higher developed foremost evolved prime ahead intricate supreme twenty- first century excellent forward-thinking complicated paramount elaborate improved ahead of the times far ahead well along pre-eminent far along well ahead extreme precocious ingenious exceptional refined principal vital pressing important buzzworthy subjective interesting nominal thematic most recent

Adjective

Showing wild, apparently deranged, excitement and energy
manic deranged insane mad crazed demented hysterical lunatic maniacal raving wild crazy demoniacal demonic neurotic unbalanced sectionable unhinged agitated berserk busy excited flipped frantic freaky high nutty overexcited psychotic rabid flipped out freaked out hopped up turned out frenzied nuts mental batty bonkers delirious crackers barmy certifiable cuckoo loony disturbed bats screwy loco distraught gaga wacko daft bananas meshuga psychopathic loopy maniac cracked distracted non compos mentis porangi unstable wacky touched whacky crackpot kooky daffy kookie looney balmy buggy barking nutso bushed nutsy squirrelly dippy not together stark mad of unsound mind psycho raving mad whacko schizoid unsound crackbrained cranky haywire fruity mad as a hatter meshugge brainsick bughouse moonstruck away with the fairies foaming at the mouth mentally ill round the bend scatty barking mad nutty as a fruitcake off the wall wud not all there up the pole mad as a March hare not right in the head round the twist not quite right in the head not right upstairs not the full shilling dotty as daft as a brush stark raving mad stark staring mad bedlam slang looney tunes loony tunes sick in the head yarra irrational have kangaroos in the top paddock furious have a screw loose have bats in the belfry off one's head violent around the bend out to lunch eccentric out of one's mind off one's gourd feverish uncontrollable off one's nut off one's trolley uncontrolled frenetic berko raging stupid foolish hyper confused psychopathological sociopathic potty beside oneself off one's rocker severely mentally ill have kangaroos in one's top paddock have bats in one's belfry out of one's head with a screw loose silly senseless fatuous irrepressible preposterous bizarre odd schizophrenic out of control peculiar queer rampant sick panic-stricken swivel-eyed unreasonable aberrant carried away disordered unsettled off the deep end in a frenzy beside yourself like one possessed having bats in the belfry not of sound mind mentally deranged deprived of one's wits having a screw loose manic-depressive having kangaroos in the top paddock over the edge flipped-out non compos hectic mindless flakey baked flaky fried psyched out unsafe invalid fantastic yampy idiotic schitzy doolally aroused unglued moonstricken oddball derailed paranoid gonzo bemused overcome demoniac dazed off wrong dreamy irresistible fired up overwhelmed bedlamite absurd ungovernable nonsensical stunned struck incredulous overawed affected witless brainless off-the-wall asinine unwise touched in the head as mad as a hatter strong unstoppable unmanageable forceful uncontainable unquenchable zany harebrained out there a few cards shy of a full deck one sandwich short of a picnic a few sandwiches short of a picnic out of one's tree as mad as a March hare in another world out of one's gourd one card shy of a full deck in a daze in the ozone crazy as a loon incoherent simpleminded bubbleheaded lunkheaded cockeyed fervid unruly screwball overpowered featherheaded babbling jerky tomfool sappy inept fool ridiculous ape fierce ferocious perfervid passional amok devastated spare barro crook postal weird illogical goofy strange destroyed not knowing what to do with oneself unconventional impractical idiosyncratic lightheaded hot hallucinating restless deviant light-headed fevered rambling bewildered wandering hallucinatory out of one's skull disarranged deviate twisted half-witted half-baked on the rampage up the wall through the roof weak-minded off the air off your rocker mentally unbalanced overwrought emotional unrestrained unrestrainable distrait convulsive fiery in a panic impetuous impassioned maddened turbulent vehement driven to distraction nervous blazing tempestuous incensed fuming spasmodic seething intense hysteric unnerved possessed passionate worked up in a state very upset in a fit out of one's wits phrenetic gibbering ranting not in one's right mind ludicrous imbecilic unintelligent moronic inane imprudent injudicious dumb dopey laughable hare-brained simple dim-witted erratic ill-considered foolhardy ill-advised dim irresponsible outlandish funny doltish pea-brained incautious indiscreet kinky way out thoughtless farcical risible pointless quirky birdbrained wooden-headed weak troubled amusing off-centre comic reckless rash untenable dull implausible mixed up schizo thickheaded faulty damfool giddy dunderheaded gormless lamebrained boneheaded chowderheaded dotish glaikit screwed up madcap empty-headed unreasoning slow groundless simple-minded feeble-minded nonrational ill-conceived clownish offbeat hilarious comical humorous way-out derisible cretinous chucklesome dozy diverting curious flawed chuckleheaded muttonheaded thick unrealistic fallacious vacuous specious light-hearted witty slow-witted impracticable unjustifiable a bit lacking fat-headed off your trolley unscientific contradictory softheaded feebleminded illegitimate inconsequent inconsequential unfounded unreasoned incongruous daft as a brush imbecile soft in the head short-sighted cockamamie cock-eyed full of holes off beam avant-garde impolitic freakish dunce-like unorthodox far out far-out vapid waggish rum remarkable funky spaced-out queerish quaint off-kilter weirdo out-of-the-way bizarro unpredictable cockamamy dilly inconclusive spurious droll unworkable unthinking facetious puerile entertaining childish incorrect impossible halfwitted immature fanciful fantastical unscrewed humoristic nerdy unearthly brain-dead poor flighty false irreconcilable hollow joshing camp in left field comedic sidesplitting divvy unreal uproarious jocular priceless retarded sophistic antic riotous killing slow on the uptake blockheaded dof self-contradictory jocose screaming side-splitting rib-tickling backward gelastic without foundation without basis not making sense feather-brained half-cracked birdy dysfunctional clock psychoneurotic outrageous daggy paranoiac paranoic extravagant diseased unpractical infantile mentally incompetent bugged out left-field unzipped dingy ignorant pixilated fanatic obsessed nobody home campy off the chain pinheaded goofy loony original callow dense surreal idiotish unfamiliar schizzo scatterbrained credulous green vacant bone-headed obtuse unusual baseless arbitrary dull-witted chaotic off your chump off the rails dappy smoothbrained not right braindead grotesque addle-pated disorganized reasonless disconnected disjointed Bohemian inexperienced different wigged out nonconforming off-center two sandwiches short of a picnic very stupid bovine pig-ignorant not in your right mind out of your mind unthinkable severely mentally disordered off one's chump outré not well thought out ill-thought-out topsy-turvy dead from the neck up off your head not tightly wrapped tangled shambolic smooth-brained thick-witted wigged-out as thick as two short planks feather-headed wet behind the ears mentally slow extremely foolish stupidly irresponsible nonfunctional wonky broken fuddled bad naive featherbrained risky inappropriate misguided acting crazy out in left field thick as two short planks not quite right disorganised orderless amiss defective messy not functioning properly out of order jokey whimsical out of commission out of whack on the fritz in pieces in a mess on the blink up the spout unconvincing tenuous questionable sportive hysterically funny a card killingly funny joking goofus boffo a caution a laugh ironic a scream fool-headed fool around a hoot gump dizzy light crazy shtick Mickey Mouse vague improbable dubious unpersuasive unbelievable unsatisfactory unlikely flimsy nebulous doubtful farfetched lame inadequate unsubstantiated far-fetched incredible suspect feeble inconsistent meaningless frivolous slapstick unsustainable unsupportable inconceivable fishy sketchy shaky indefensible obscure puzzling derisory mirthful unjustified erroneous airy reachy vain problematic pathetic thin slight unimpressive jolly slaphappy sophistical casuistic unproved won't hold water won't wash good-humored good-humoured perverse irrelevant unconnected unsubstantial beyond belief not following beyond the bounds of possibility

Adjective

Away from the usual or expected course
awry amiss flawed wrong astray faulty foul adrift haywire unseemly not right off beam out of order not as it should be defective incorrect inappropriate unsatisfactory mistaken inaccurate erring off target off the right track off course wide of the mark fallible confusing unsound problematic askew not working out of commission wide straying off track lost gone roaming vanished afield wandering off off the mark improper unsuitable untoward confused rotten false incongruous bad imperfect inapt unbecoming inept infelicitous unhappy perverse unapt malapropos inapposite graceless unfit indecorous erroneous fallacious sick crooked unlawful unfair glitched up out of place unfitting out of keeping ill-advised unbefitting unsuited unacceptable untimely ill-suited misplaced tasteless tactless inopportune indelicate injudicious undue ill-timed awkward undesirable ill-considered unwarranted inapplicable inadvisable inexpedient ill-judged unseasonable discordant lacking in propriety unprofessional unladylike ungentlemanly indecent irregular incompatible uncalled-for inharmonious in bad taste undignified misguided unfortunate regrettable indiscreet clumsy irrelevant uncouth ineligible gauche rough ungodly in poor taste imprudent discrepant odd inadequate uncomely disproportionate inadmissible at odds beyond the pale out of the way bad form contradictory impolite illogical coarse rude absurd immoral extraneous immodest unworthy discreditable maladroit malodorous unmannerly impolitic vulgar ill-fitted ill-adapted clashing dissonant inconsistent jarring inapropos abnormal preposterous insensitive ludicrous unfitted unworthy of out-of-place out-of-season off-base not proper ill-chosen improprietous uncalled for untactful impertinent immaterial incautious offensive unconventional out-of-the-way irrelative funny off-balance detrimental unhandsome tacky unlovely salacious meaningless pointless ridiculous not done unmatched disparate dissident disagreeable interfering senseless unvirtuous loose wanton ill-bred shameless not pertinent not germane out of character irrational wrong-headed unreasonable boorish churlish ill-mannered discourteous not good enough uncivil shocking inconsonant dishonourable illegitimate dishonest corrupt unethical unorthodox unscrupulous unrefined disreputable dishonorable out of line left-field foot-in-mouth way off against the rules not cricket disobliging disobedient miscreant thrawn wayward aberrant delinquent uncontrollable ornery troublesome obstructive unhealthy fractious rebellious unhelpful mean not suitable inefficient uncool useless ineffective not designed poor crass tawdry ruffian shameful raffish inelegant crude cheap rowdy not up to scratch ineligible for unequipped for not equal to unprepared for not good enough for unsuited to inadequate for ill-suited to unsuitable for unfitted for inappropriate to not designed for ill-adapted to no good disarranged conflicting stray contrary out of position disconsonant strange bizarre irreconcilable stupid slow incompetent dull off-key incoherent inexpert ironic paradoxical inexperienced unhandy unfacile flat jejune inadept unmeet undexterous unproficient insipid banal not in harmony divergent unrelated uncoordinated shifting unbalanced unpredictable distorted lopsided jumbled unavailing uneven rambling in opposition unconnected alien foreign incongruitous unintelligible twisted incongruent fitful fantastic standing out a mile like a fish out of water sticking out a mile

Verb

To increase in amount, size, degree or value
raise increase escalate augment aggrandize boost extend multiply climb compound enlarge expand stoke swell amplify accelerate hype supersize build up add to turn up pump up magnify enhance heighten intensify mount inflate grow rise improve step up jack up hike up proliferate balloon elevate develop accumulate strengthen reinforce snowball beef up build burgeon bourgeon appreciate gain wax deepen spread increment upgrade mushroom lift shoot up make larger make greater soar rocket go up skyrocket supplement boom make bigger surge hike spiral aggravate roll up advance redouble top up pad crank up bump up worsen double ameliorate consolidate widen make worse make better scale exacerbate pump accrue triple maximize add accentuate broaden dilate better ratchet up mark up pyramid blow up parlay maximise amp up dramatically increase rise rapidly go through the ceiling put up hit the roof be jacked up go sky-high grow rapidly go through the roof increase rapidly drastically increase rise steeply greatly increase climb sharply further progress exaggerate distend lengthen inflame protract jack enrich get bigger amass fortify sweeten upscale ascend flesh out slap on become larger jump push up boost up increase in size soup up mount up increase in scope become more numerous leap up run up scale up adjust revalue crank something up uprate optimize gather arise leap diversify upsurge open fill diffuse pile fuel tend take off annex hasten uplift bolster manifold aggregate become bigger peak deteriorate speed up sharpen reenforce upraise prolong outspread complicate uprise stretch thicken teem swarm puff up puff out broaden one's horizons branch out extend one's operations become greater advertise revitalize advertize increase exponentially elaborate stock up get stronger grow in pick up elongate pullulate follow up tack on collect buttress ramp up refine go from bad to worse rally revitalise optimise annexe confound confuse expatiate keep burning stir mend poke rekindle feed add fuel to goose up jump up fetch up send through the roof grow greater grow larger complement shore up buck up make intricate add fuel to the flames add fuel to the fire rub salt in the wound make complex add insult to injury meliorate cultivate polish amend help perfect make louder endow exalt make richer hop up spike jazz up stoke up put fuel on piggyback tag on go up in price get larger increase in value flourish draw out thrive fill out make longer bloom prosper rouse intensate continue spread out drag out sprout pile up draw let out prolongate spring up pull out propagate stretch out string out flower unfasten explode pull spin out vary bloat work up variegate blossom assort foster reach strain outstretch fatten encourage run riot succeed bring variety to mature pad out aerate be successful get higher come on concentrate bulk keep going carry on top mix make progress make headway wire-draw build on open out nurture pervade lighten permutate promote spring fill up stimulate proceed extend the duration of flow emphasize stress eke out emphasise heat up pull out of shape add fuel spread wide widen out release increase in extent increase in complexity double up scale something up tumefy breed luxuriate get taller increase in weight surge up develop rapidly breadthen evolve grow full get to become large metastasize burst detonate burst forth start to be undo unpin keep alive upsize increase dramatically increase suddenly incline well grow stronger wake up go uphill move up rise up increase twofold gallop be hiked up underline pour rain overrun come along get on well bear fruit go great guns ape up go off spurt crest crescendo fan the flames of be enlarged be stepped up be extended be magnified be increased be amplified billow stack up put on a spurt enforce emerge do well cumulate bulk up average up hot up become worse put salt on the wound fan the flames rise in value improve on blow supply subsidize vault tower escalade subsidise develop quickly spread quickly bump alternate fill with air spin something out tauten tighten touch up fine-tune shape up fast-track brush up smarten up update smarten straighten out uptick unfold wrench quicken gain strength tillow make strides move forward let down round off sprawl darken brighten whet point accent punch up give variety to mix up add variety to add fuel to fire ferment work tick upward shift upward fluctuate upward work out forge ahead pile on pour it on set off tone up heap on sweep circulate spin spread across grow quickly spread through perpetuate sustain open up roll out spread like wildfire spread like lightning put on hold delay hold up stall drag on postpone procrastinate put off defer keep up cool hold off keep something going go on with stretch one's wings spread one's wings make rise leaven pepsinate change alter agitate vary output modify transform excite arouse provoke incite spark kindle trigger foment animate ignite instigate stir up enkindle impassion differentiate enlarge operations extend operations whip up generate fan broaden your horizons

Verb

To enhance the value of something, or to make more efficient
improve enhance embellish enrich aggrandize amplify boost lift ameliorate better uplift vitalize advantage aid endow favor favour inspirit envigorate invigorate optimise optimize promote stimulate titivate upgrade appreciate augment benefit brighten cultivate meliorate add value to build up contribute to make better boost up brush up do up drive forward beef up build on add to step up bump up give a boost to spruce up encourage the growth of fine-tune polish up smarten up give a facelift to perk up give a lift to help refine increase advance raise perfect amend heighten sweeten elevate polish correct touch up hone intensify strengthen adjust assist supplement reinforce fortify further develop progress emend revamp reform sharpen dress up rectify support straighten out complement build suit forward revise rise contribute purify edit recuperate update uprate back up add give a boost brace shore burnish set right take off turn the corner make strides pick up make perfect modify shape up turn around add value candy disguise make over sugar-coat facilitate mend mix lace excel fix up work on change for the better improve on transcend harmonize with integrate with go with smarten deepen sugar ease set off parlay exalt spike pad pyramid fix mitigate redress be the perfect addition to be the perfect companion to add minerals to add vitamins to assuage smooth make richer remediate reenforce soup up jazz up run up make easier jack up hike up serve profit hop up flesh out foster succor succour work for relieve be good for befit do good to drive be beneficial to encourage be helpful to gratify bless be to the advantage of please be advantageous to pay off for satisfy be of service to be of assistance to be of use to power be of help to be of advantage to be useful to back nurture champion nourish incubate nurse abet sponsor endorse give backing to advocate expedite espouse accelerate prop up proselytize speed up pave the way for bail out proselytise urge bankroll finance rear spread invest in subsidize hasten breed sanction push cooperate attend uphold sustain patronize backstop plug patronise subsidise give a donation to give money to propagandize wait on further the interests of help along speed open doors lend support to lend a hand be conducive to lend a hand to take care of speak for propagandise oil the wheels of bring up present preach suggest proclaim foment propound peddle feed pay grow fuel tend hurry be of benefit to do someone good hurry along be of value to keep be of advantage propel fast-track give a push to extend ballyhoo broaden generate engender spur on propagate expand protect mother safeguard recommend sit cradle father baby-sit keep alive take charge of care for see to administer to keep an eye on watch over nursemaid minister to watch out for keep tabs on mentor indorse launch give deliver buttress advise push for help in get behind campaign for aid in fund bolster oblige accommodate precipitate work with second give assistance to cooperate with attend to collaborate with stump hype make easy thump puff do someone a favour do someone a service pitch in with bail someone out muck in with open the door for ride shotgun help out clear a path for do for open doors for root for be a factor in smooth the way for run interference for smooth the path of give a leg up get stuck in with assist the progress of lend a helping hand to give a lift get someone out of a tight spot make a pitch for go down the line for stand up for grease the wheels give a leg up to put on the map go to bat for be a tower of strength to give a hand

Verb

To hand over or expend as payment
drop spend pay expend foot give outlay disburse invest splurge blow spring squander stake fork out fork over shell out cough up lay out pay out hand over pay up pony up ante up chip in kick in pay down splash out part with put up plunk down dish out stump up put out dispense spring for foot the bill spend money lavish donate defray blue dole out fork up give out hand out lash out lend remit offer render pay for fritter away out allocate settle ante put in knock down come through front up dissipate waste spend like water throw around like confetti contribute throw down the drain spend money as if it grows on trees pour down the drain spend money as if there were no tomorrow spend money as if it were going out of fashion spend money as if it were going out of style throw money at deal acquit come up with use up lose run through throw away consume misspend go through trifle away fiddle away deplete exhaust devote advance pledge drain burn burn up misuse scatter fritter spend recklessly be prodigal with make poor use of be wasteful distribute supply furnish shell something out lay something out dedicate apply pay something out suffer the loss of dispense with stop having be deprived of burn through discharge waste away finish spend freely disinherit sacrifice dispossess no longer have divest dump venture endow grant kiss goodbye indulge oneself get through eat through wash up be wasteful with gift speculate gamble risk sink in plough in pitch in pick up the tab trifle frivol prodigalize frivol away throw money around spend money like water throw money down the drain pour money down the drain spend unwisely

Verb

To describe or express in too exaggerated terms
exaggerate magnify overstate embellish embroider amplify inflate hyperbolize overemphasise overemphasize overestimate overdo overdraw overstress aggrandize emphasise emphasize overvalue colour dramatise dramatize elaborate enlarge exalt over-elaborate overplay oversell catastrophize color overpitch pad put on stretch add colour boast boost brag caricature corrupt distort elaborate on expand fabricate falsify fudge heighten hike intensify lie misquote misreport misrepresent overexaggerate puff pyramid romance romanticise romanticize scam lay it on thick pile it on stretch the truth build up cook up draw the longbow lay on loud talk pile it on about pretty up shoot a line go to extremes lay it on thick about big up blow out of proportion blow something out of all proportion blow up out of all proportion lay it on with a shovel lay it on with a trowel make a big thing of make a federal case of make a mountain out of a molehill make a production out of make too much of make a drama out of a crisis lay it on with a trowel about enhance blow up ham it up overrate accentuate overact increase play up hype overdo it augment stress bend melodramatize strain touch up overdramatize dress up extend belabour pervert gild varnish widen garble belabor misstate overpraise misinterpret point up maximize chew the scenery tear a cat cook manipulate misrelate ham beef up accent make a production of mug make a big thing out of escalate attach too much importance to put a spin on swell strengthen disguise deepen maximise fake labor labour promote belie highlight warp overuse underline massage flesh out redouble consolidate pile on lay it on aggravate twist expand on step up dwell on slant overwork harp on amp up emote attach too much weight to burlesque raise act travesty overembellish compound multiply pump up ham up spin doctor go overboard puff up overcharge distend impress alter change ginger up add to exacerbate make federal case enlarge on blow out of all proportion brighten over-praise draw the long bow jazz up worsen broaden make a big thing about inflame adulterate make worse jack up quote out of context hike up tamper with rouse rise intensate give a false account of take out of context expound on fix go on about trump up lay too much emphasis on harp on about place too much emphasis on palter fiddle prevaricate con go on phony up equivocate drive home labor at show off get carried away chew up the scenery stretch a point theatricalize make a song and dance about make a big thing of something make too much of something make a fuss interlard blow up out of proportion emphasize too much overstate the case put-on magnify importance make larger make a big deal out of something allow too much for overcalculate express emotion juggle cram fill bloat surcharge balloon spread fill out blow-up overelaborate yeast lay too much stress on make a mountain out of make mountain of molehill add detail to add flesh to over-embroider over-embellish over-colour drive up swell up go up make something out of nothing concentrate interfere with tinker with patch fiddle with acclaim go over the top about go on and on about exaggerate information go into detail about sharpen reinforce give someone a sob story dilate overwrite applaud praise spread on thick forge mount sweeten sensationalize make mountain out of molehill counterfeit quicken gain strength pick up advance overplay it heat up lighten pour it on set off spike darken add fuel whet point tone up heap on poison airbrush run up jump up fan the flames of invent play-act soft-soap debase stage perform splash produce tragedize present sensationalise execute playact enact farcialize show camp it up vitiate embellish the truth sweet-talk give fulsome praise pay extravagant compliments foreground overstate one's case lay on with a trowel contravene salt put on an act rig traverse gloss deacon four-flush fake it deceive contort frame up fib underscore feature parody make much of punctuate give color to play on heartstrings play to the gallery play to gallery make a performance of press conceal illuminate glorify gloss over carry go overboard with do to death coat grace italicize overprize overload camp up overburden overtax overindulge fatigue overtire pressure overreach blarney blow smoke miscolor pass off cover up skew angle snow cheese give a false idea of cloak bias beard mask mangle pirate confuse dress italicise deck window-dress adorn enrich sugar-coat camouflage call attention to draw attention to turn spotlight on bring to the fore talk big make a thing about strain oneself pull the longbow drive oneself make a thing of run riot wear down garnish beautify ornament bedeck go too far wear oneself out lay something on thick exceed overreckon overassess rate too highly assess too highly think overesteem bite off too much run into the ground accelerate begild engild plate paint aureate overlay wash tinsel whitewash aurify glitter supersize make a big deal out of exaggerate the worth of stoke supplement think too highly of expect too much of praise too highly think too much of exaggerate the merits of prize too highly lengthen add expatiate turn up make louder soup up

Noun

A person, or company, who is a potential client for a sale, but who has not been previously vetted