Definition of get-up-and-get in English:

get-up-and-get

(also git-up-and-git)

noun

US
informal
  • Inclination to get up and be active; energy, enterprise, determination.

Origin

Mid 19th century. From to get up and get.

Pronunciation

get-up-and-get

/ˌɡɛtʌp(ə)n(d)ˈɡɛt/