Invertext Online Technical Dictionary

build up

transitive verb  


Definition 1

Make, establish, set up, develop.

Source: Invertext, from Concise Oxford Dictionary

Context: Two entrepreneurs who built up one of Britain’s biggest no-win-no-fee accident compensation specialists are to net a fortune worth about £60m.

Source: Financial Times 04/12/2012 (Alistair Gray, Insurance Correspondent, referring to the parent company of Accident Advice Helpline)

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