on the track to mastering a skill or trade.
"yo that dude is nasty! he's about to hit is big huh?"
"yeah, he's on the come up."
by derek "malik" ban February 12, 2008
to jump or beat someone up
1: You about to get the come up
2: FROM WHO ?
by AWISETORIA April 7, 2014
somethin that's not quite happenin yet, but on the vurge of blowin up or makin some serious noise.
I got some thangs in the works but I can't talk about it yet. It's definitely on the come up, word ta mother.
by the excalibur November 7, 2006
Used to define something clutch or a great opportunity. Can be used to describe a positive outcome to a situation. Usually used in reference towards commotitties or women.
"I just got these new yeezys on aliexpress for $5 bruh" "Bro that's not a come up you trippin ass nigga"

"I just copped me some percocet this is the biggest come up ever"
by xiexiexiaopunyo69 May 3, 2017
A bargain, or a found item that is of value to the finder.
"One man's trash, that's another man's come up." - from Thrift Shop by Macklemore
by amrcn_werewolf September 13, 2012
1) to grow up
2) to rise from the streets
3) to succeed
Trouble Man, by Marvin Gaye
"I come up hard, baby,
But now I`m cool.
I didn` make it, sugah,
Playin' by the rules."
by Th. C. Cool October 11, 2005
somethin that's not quite happenin yet, but on the vurge of blowin up or makin some serious noise.
I got some thangs in the works but I can't talk about it yet. It's definitely on the come up, word ta mother.
by the excalibur November 7, 2006