up yours


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up yours

rude slang An expression of anger. A: "Wow, you're a lousy mechanic, Ben." B: "Hey, your car's running, isn't it? Up yours!"
See also: up

up yours

A vulgar exclamation of contempt, as in So you think you can beat me? Well, up yours! This expression, a shortening of the even more vulgar stick it up your ass, is sometimes accompanied by an obscene gesture (see give the finger). [ Vulgar slang; mid-1900s]
See also: up

up yours!

an exclamation expressing contemptuous defiance or rejection of someone. vulgar slang
See also: up

ˌup ˈyours!

(taboo, slang) an offensive way of being rude to somebody, for example because they have said something that makes you angry: ‘Go and cook me my dinner.’ ‘Oh, up yours! Do it yourself!’
See also: up

Up yours!

exclam. Go to hell!; Drop dead! (Usually objectionable.) I won’t do it! Up yours!
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To illustrate the power of the Make 7 UP Yours campaign, Clarke points to a 40 percent increase in 7 UP advertising awareness and a 142 percent increase in unaided brand awareness with 12- to-24-year-olds, through August, compared with the same period in 1999.
Due to the Screen Actors Guild labor dispute, the 2001 Make 7 UP Yours advertising has not been shot, although all of the storyboards have been finalized.
We are looking forward to bigger and better results from Make 7 UP Yours advertising in 2001," declared Clarke.