verb (re-ups, re-upping, re-upped)[no object] • informal
- 1Re-enlist: he never regretted re-upping during the warMore example sentences
- Many, like you, say they worry that, when this is over or even in the middle, others are going to leave and not re-up, because this is not what they signed up for.
- If command provides no support for a job well done, a life saved, a convoy/mission completed, how can we expect the soldiers to re-up?
- The USA Today piece points out the non-financial motivations that lead Gis to re-up.
- 1.1Renew an arrangement, such as an employment contract or membership agreement: I’m not likely to re-up with this phone company [with object]: CBS has re-upped Harmon for a ninth seasonMore example sentences
- The shadow banking system is particularly vulnerable to runs commercial paper investors refusing to re-up when their paper matures.
- It could face a situation where a lot of customers decide not to re-up with the company.
- While he says that more than 50% of users re-up after the first free year, analysts believe that the pay-up rate is lower.