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2 definitions found
 for gear up
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  gear up \gear` up"\ n.
     To prepare (for an event or activity); as, to gear up for the
     election campaign.
     [PJC]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  gear up
      v 1: make ready or suitable or equip in advance for a particular
           purpose or for some use, event, etc; "Get the children
           ready for school!"; "prepare for war"; "I was fixing to
           leave town after I paid the hotel bill" [syn: fix,
           prepare, set up, ready, gear up, set]

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