Definition of upturn in English:


Line breaks: up¦turn


Pronunciation: /ˈʌptəːn


Pronunciation: /ʌpˈtəːn
[with object] (usually as adjective upturned) Back to top  
  • Turn (something) upwards or upside down: a sea of upturned faces
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    • They upturned four tubs and all the flowers were thrown about.
    • Grandpa, a war hero, is wheeled daily to locations where his medals and upturned hat promote a torrent of coins.
    • It is a charming place, and my only regret is that a masculine woman with blazer and upturned shirt collars prevented me from going before.

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