Phrasal Verb: Sit up

Sit up

Meaning: Suddenly take notice or pay attention

Example: They SAT UP when I told them I was closing the company.

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Sit up

Meaning: Move from lying down to a sitting position

Example: She SAT UP in bed when the doctor wanted to take her temperature.

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