Definition of 'warm up'
Example sentences containing 'warm up'
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A dozen or more UniVans were backed in, all with their engines running so that their cab heaters could warm up. THE SCHEME FOR FULL EMPLOYMENT (2003)Stone had the vinyl cover up tight around his neck, blood starting to warm up, his whole body tingling. CORMORANTShe would pass over the foodstuffs and get straight into a bath in order to warm up. THE IMAGE OF LAURA
Then came a stretch program which incorporated some yoga and breathing exercises to warm up and improve flexibility. THE ANCIENT FUTURE: THE DARK AGE (1996)
The warm-up man had come and gone and the studio audience were getting restless. MAN AND WIFE (2002)`No, darling: in this performance I am merely the warm-up artist. POLITICAL SUICIDE (2002)
Translations for 'warm up'
British English: warm up /wɔːm ʌp/ VERB
If you warm something up, or if it warms up, it gets hotter.
Have you warmed the milk up, Mum?
- American English: warm up
- Arabic: يُسَخِّنُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: aquecer
- Chinese: 热身
- Croatian: zagrijati
- Czech: ohřát
- Danish: varme op
- Dutch: opwarmen
- European Spanish: calentar calentarse
- Finnish: lämmittää
- French: réchauffer
- German: erwärmen
- Greek: ζεσταίνω
- Italian: riscaldare
- Japanese: 暖まる
- Korean: 데우다
- Norwegian: varme opp
- Polish: rozgrzać
- European Portuguese: aquecer
- Romanian: a încălzi
- Russian: разогревать(ся)
- Spanish: calentar
- Swedish: värma upp
- Thai: ทำให้อุ่นขึ้น
- Turkish: ısıtmak
- Ukrainian: гріти(ся)
- Vietnamese: hâm nóng
Definition of warm up from the Collins English Dictionary
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