Synonyms of upset in English:
1 the accusation upset her
distress, trouble, perturb, disturb, discompose, unsettle, disconcert, discountenance, dismay, disquiet, worry, bother, inconvenience, agitate, fluster, throw, ruffle, unnerve, shake, frighten, alarm, anger, annoy, irritate, vex, irk, fret, pester, harass, torment, plague, hurt, grieve
British informal wind up, get at, nark, get across, get on someone's wick
North American informal tick off, bum out
[Antonyms] put at ease
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1stress on the first syllable a legal dispute will cause worry and upset
[Antonyms] calm, ease
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1 I was upset by Sheila's illness
distressed, troubled, perturbed, disturbed, discomposed, unsettled, disconcerted, discountenanced, dismayed, disquieted, worried, bothered, inconvenienced, anxious, agitated, flustered, ruffled, unnerved, shaken, frightened, alarmed, angered, annoyed, irritated, vexed, irked, fretted, hurt, saddened, grieved
British informal gutted
[Antonyms] unperturbed, calm about
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