get up to - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive] spoken
present tense
I/you/we/theyget up to
he/she/itgets up to
present participlegetting up to
past tensegot up to
past participlegot up to
  1. get up to something to do something, especially something that you should not do

    The children get up to all sorts of mischief when I’m not here.

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See also main entry: get