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v. to wind (the clock, watch etc.)
Other meanings
[shàng]   adj. previous, last (used before nouns to show something happened earlier); higher in position
[shàng]   v. to get on, to get in (a car); to advance; to present (to a higher level); to leave for; to up to (a certain amount)
[shang]   n. (after a noun) on, in, at, above, indicating an aspect; (after a verb, indicating) upward, an amount, a result, begin and continue doing...
[shàng]   v. serve; install; screw, twist; apply; fall (for a ruse)
[shàng]   n. high place, higher position; superior, senior; emperor
[shǎng]   char. used in 上声
Simplified stroke orders are based on the 'Standard of National Commonly-used Mandarin Chinese Characters (现代汉语通用字笔顺规范)', issued by the China National Language and Character Working Committee (国家语言文字工作委员会) on April 7th 1997. Traditional stroke orders are based on information issued by the Taiwan Ministry of Education.
tā wàng jì géi biǎo shàng fā tiáo le
phr. He forgot to wind up the watch.