Definition of 'up a tree'
Example sentences containing 'up a tree'
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`On the way home, a squirrel dashed across the road in front of me and shot up a tree. PRETTY MAIDS ALL IN A ROW (2005)Olly went up beside him like a squirrel up a tree, and the two of them stared northward. A PLAGUE OF ANGELS (2005)
---was moving away from him as fast as a squirrel up a tree. STARDUST (2005)
Definition of up a tree from the Collins English Dictionary
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