notch up


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notch up

To add something to a tally. A noun or pronoun can be used between "notch" and "up." Tamara notched up yet another sale this afternoon. She's been moving our stock like crazy lately! The team finally notched its first victory up after playing six games in the regular season.
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notch something up

to count up something; to add up or score something. We notched yet another victory up in our efforts to regain the trophy. Well, it looks like we notched up another victory.
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Now there are only three set charges for patients, and dentists must notch up a set amount of points to get paid.
Close To You found the ground a little too soft for his liking that day but still won convincingly to notch up a hattrick.
A terrific field has turned up for Newton Abbot's feature, the valuable Lord Mildmay Memorial Handicap Chase, where West Country-trained Blakeney Coast can notch up his fourth consecutive victory.
Having outgrown his gritty Peckham studio--a former laundry converted by Eric Parry in 1988--Gormley's need to move was more than a notch up in scale and location (building three and a half times more space within easier reach of his north London home).
Lotto old girl Anthea Turner helps a national institution notch up its third anniversary tonight.
Ronnie O'Sullivan may need no more than a couple of frames to notch up more than 105 50-ups points, but he is also expected to run out a cosy winner against fading Gary Wilkinson, so with a whitewash a distinct possibility, the potential for a decent profit is not great.