get up to

get up to

Definition: to do something that others may disapprove of. This disapproval is often serious, but can also be mock or humorous disapproval. [British]

E.g.1. I don’t want my boyfriend to go on holiday on his own. I am worried about what he might get up to.
E.g.2. The children are very quiet upstairs; I wonder what they’re getting up to.
E.g.3 Hi Paul! How are you? What have you been getting up to recently?

This phrasal verb can’t be separated.

There are no comments

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

  
Please enter an e-mail address