New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: crack up · back up · jack up · pack up · rock up · ruck up · tack up · yack up · black up · brace up
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rack up

informal 1 (v + adv) accumulate TRANSITIVEcarnaigh verbI was racking up the air miles bhí mé ag carnadh na mílte eitilte 2 (v + adv) SPOR to score a lot of points or goals TRANSITIVEgnóthaigh verb  c m uaimsigh verb  c m uthey racked up a big score in the second half d'aimsigh siad a lán scór sa dara leath, chuir siad scór mór suas sa dara leath 3 (v + adv) BUS-ADM to make a large amount of money TRANSITIVEsaothraigh verb  c m udéan verb  c m uthe company hopes to rack up over a million in the first quarter tá súil ag an gcomhlacht os cionn milliún a shaothrú sa chéad ráithe 4 (v + adv) increase, make larges TRANSITIVEardaigh go mórcuir go mór lethis is going to rack up the costs ardóidh sé seo na costais go mór, cuirfidh sé seo go mór leis na costais → see rack