To raise, increase, or accelerate; often said of prices, fees, or rates. See also jack up the price.
I can't believe they're going to jack up the price of gasoline again — and after they already raised it twenty cents a gallon!
Additional definitions for 'jack up':
|jack up||To raise, hoist, or lift a thing using a jack, or similar means.|
|jack up||To ruin; wreck; mess up; screw up; sometimes as a bowdlerized substitution for f** up.|
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