How to use Running-up in a sentence

running-up
  • She lifted her head slowly, her gaze starting at his square-toed boots and running up the indigo jeans that flattered his lean build.

    0
    0
  • I pushed her and she did admit to having some tests but then dismissed them, saying the doctor was just running up his bill.

    0
    0
  • I could tell something happened because everyone was running up to the area but Donnie was just skipping down the trail.

    0
    0
  • Never again would he come running up to meet her, his big tongue hanging out as he gave her a huge doggie smile.

    0
    0
  • The campanile is usually a plain brick shaft with shallow pilasters running up the faces.

    0
    0
    Advertisement
  • The Payanghat is a wide valley running up eastward between this ridge and the Gawilgarh hills, varying in breadth from 40 to 50 m., and broader towards the end than at its mouth.

    0
    0
  • Light and air are introduced by means of vertical shafts (luminaria) running up to the outer air, and often serving for several storeys.

    0
    0
  • The ancient wall running east and west, commonly known as the Hellenico, has been found extant in its whole length, and the two boundary walls running up the hill at each end of it, traced.

    0
    0
  • They consist of a pair of tubules with an intracellular lumen running up the sides of the body, at times merely sinuous, at others considerably convoluted.

    0
    0
  • It is the junction on the East Coast route from London to Scotland between the North Eastern and North British railways, a branch of the company first named running up the Tweed valley by Coldstream and Kelso.

    0
    0
    Advertisement
  • In this way, then, Africa would have an irregular coast-line, prolonged greatly south of the equator into the Indian Ocean, and running up with an advance upon the present line until it reached its northwest limit outside and south of Sokotra.

    0
    0
  • This line, running up to Monte Plezia, had been held, until the eve of the battle, by a Bersaglieri brigade which formed the extreme right wing of the IV.

    0
    0
  • The backdrop was the mountains; mountains with snow tucked in their crevices and, on the higher ones, sugar dust capping their tops in white, stark contrast to the deep green of the pine forests running up their sides to the tree line and the magnificent blue of the sky above.

    0
    0
  • The depth of the wreck meant I could get a decent bottom time without running up too much deco.

    0
    0
  • Running a business can sometimes feel like running up the down escalator.

    0
    0
    Advertisement
  • New Styles developed by Picasso and others in the decades running up to World War II.

    0
    0
  • This poem is like the pink panther running up and down.

    0
    0
  • At the base, on each corner, is a small rectangular projection above which sit carved scrolls running up the corners.

    0
    0
  • Thus, almost all of the increase in muscular work associated with running up inclines must occur as a result of increased muscle shortening.

    0
    0
  • I don't recall ever being in a department store, drinking from the water fountain, and having the staff look at me disapprovingly because I was running up the water bill.

    0
    0
    Advertisement
  • How can you? said he, running up to her.

    0
    0
  • Suddenly several men came running up the avenue with frightened faces.

    0
    0
  • I remember my mother telling us that the flint wall running up Bear Road was strafed by German planes.

    0
    0
  • The boys' perverse behavior of running up the down escalator brought attention from the security guards.

    0
    0
  • The thief then uses the account to make purchases, running up the debt before abandoning the card.

    0
    0
    Advertisement
  • You don't want your spouse deliberately running up debt with the knowledge that you are responsible for half of the amount.

    0
    0
  • When we saw her running up the stairs, everyone laughed, she was acting like a complete fool as soon as she stepped foot in the house.

    0
    0
  • There are notes running up the neck on each individual bass guitar string.

    0
    0
  • Worse, if the minutes run out, and all family members aren't notified right away, they can end up running up severe "overage" charges in the hundreds or thousands of dollars.

    0
    0
  • Nearby lymph glands may be swollen, and there may be red streaks running up the arm or leg from the wound toward the center of the body.

    0
    0
    Advertisement
  • The eight lines running up and down are numbered "one" through "eight".

    0
    0
  • That said, you can still research a great deal of information on your own before you go running up thousands of dollars in legal fees.

    0
    0
  • Use your home as a gym by walking or running up and down the stairs, using a chair for stretches and lifts, substituting cans of beans for small hand-held weights, and doing exercises such as crunches and push-ups on the floor.

    0
    0
  • This basic tennis trainer for men is a plain and simple shoe made for running up and down courts.

    0
    0
  • Placebo's Running up that Hill is a very popular track, appearing in multiple television shows.

    0
    0
    Advertisement
  • You can add intensity by running up hills or increasing speed.

    0
    0
  • Your triceps are a bundle of three muscles running up the back of your upper arm.

    0
    0
  • The treadmill allows you to challenge your leg muscles by adjusting the incline to mimic running up and down hills, and you can keep the incline to a level you're comfortable with.

    0
    0
  • All stockings were once seamed because of the way they were constructed, but many stockings can now be found with seams because they are so sexy - they tease the eye as it imagines the seam running up the leg.

    0
    0
  • The family even built a new home large enough to house everyone, without running up huge amounts of debt.

    0
    0
    Advertisement