Top definition
something you say in parting, a farewell, means "good luck" or "best of luck", "hope things go well"

originates in the graffiti subculture. refers to the hope that one's tag, throw up, piece, or burner will "stay up" and not be buffed.
friend # 1: "Great to see you my brotha, i c u lata. peace"

friend # 2: "aight. stay up!"
by peace y'all April 24, 2006
Get the mug
Get a stay up mug for your coworker Trump.
2
my favourite definition is,
1# stay up in life. dont let life knock u down u know. smile n stay shine, even if your broke or just got robbed, life is still fine.

2# from the graffitiworld, stay up is like get yo shit out there, get up and dont get x-ed or buffed.

3# simply a good-bye
1# from emcee identitys song stay up:
cuz feelin blue wont help ya, only make u depressed
so stay up i say and dont live life stressed

2# man u gotta get out there, u gotta get up n stay up

3# iight homie, hit ya up tomorrow, stay up
by hanginlikebatman May 10, 2006
Get the mug
Get a stay up mug for your daughter Yasemin.
3
a farewell, means "good luck" or "best of luck", "hope things go well for you!"

originates in the graffiti subculture. refers to the hope that one's tag, throw up or piece will "stay up" and not be buffed.
Great to see you my brotha, stay up!
by peace y'all April 24, 2006
Get the mug
Get a stay up mug for your brother-in-law Callisto.
4
1.Stay on top of yo' game, nigga. 2.don't let "the man" beat you down.
I'm gettin out(of jail)today, stay up, brothaz!!!
by Mr.Dude January 09, 2004
Get the mug
Get a stay up mug for your papa Callisto.
5
when a group of people are getting high together and people have to leave, you say stay up to each other to stay high.
*after a session*
"yo bro i gotta bounce home"
"alright for sure, stay up"
by scavenger1 October 30, 2009
Get the mug
Get a stay up mug for your dad Manafort.
6
a hokey inner city "bye-bye"
The fact that "stay up" isn't in the urban dictionary is proof that only geeked out nerds go to this website.
by adhesives August 31, 2003
Get the mug
Get a stay up mug for your cat Jovana.
7
Means to keep smoking bud and to keep getting high, hence staying up
Thanks for smokin me out yo, stay up
by scoresman923 March 28, 2004
Get the mug
Get a stay up mug for your Aunt Larisa.