- 1The more positive aspect of a situation: being self-employed has its upsideMore example sentences
- This kind of dramatic scene does tend to have a positive upside in that respect.
- I can see an upside to this situation however, you'll get to test, sell, and buy things that other people much more creative than you or I have created.
- He also tried to find an upside to his situation, but to no avail.
- 2An upward movement of share prices: [as modifier]: upside potentialMore example sentences
- However, the share placing is expected to satisfy the current demand for the stock, which will limit the upside potential in the shares over the short term.
- The company is still trading at a discount to its peers so Dilger's confidence in the upside potential for the shares probably isn't misplaced.
- But, as things stand, he is not offering current shareholders of Eircom a share in that upside potential.
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- Against; on: if her mother saw her drinkin' that stuff she’d slap her upside her headMore example sentences
- A sharp slap upside his head corrects his delirium.
- A hard slap upside my head was her solution for everything.
- I didn't know whether to be glad or angry that Mr. Thomson was not about to slap Paradismo upside his head.
More definitions of upsideDefinition of upside in:
- The US English dictionary