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upper 1

American English: /ˈəpər/
British English: /ˈʌpə/

adjective before noun

  • 1 1.1 (spatially, numerically)
    (jaw)
    superior
    the upper storeys
    las plantas or los pisos superiores
    upper age limit
    límite (masculine) (máximo) de edad
    temperatures in the upper twenties
    temperaturas de cerca de 30°C or de casi 30°C
    the upper tax bracket
    la banda impositiva más elevada
    Example sentences
    • Place the cuff on your bare upper arm one-inch above the bend of your elbow.
    • They arise when the water vapour from hot aircraft exhausts mixes with the cool air of the upper atmosphere, about 32,000 ft above the Earth's surface.
    • Below it is a grand looking sofa that has large wooden arms at each side and an ornate square pattern that runs above the upper cushion.
    Example sentences
    • These farmers are mostly uneducated but they take full advantage of the benefits they can derive from their upper caste status.
    • By the start of next season, I want us to be pitching for a position at the upper end of the league table.
    • Should we be struggling to improve women's position in the upper layers of the bourgeoisie, or should we be addressing the fundamental divisions within society?
    1.2 (in rank, importance)
    (ranks/echelons)
    superior
    más elevado
    the upper chamber oupper house (Politics)
    la cámara alta
  • 2 (Geography) the upper reaches of the Nile
    la parte alta del Nilo
    Upper Silesia
    la Alta Silesia
    the Upper Danube
    el alto Danubio
    upper Manhattan
    el norte de Manhattan
    Example sentences
    • The tour raises money for the Wesley Institute, an Upper St. Clair nonprofit organization that provides services to Southwestern Pennsylvania youths with mental health and behavioral challenges.
    • John Maher, an Upper St. Clair Republican, said leaders ‘are aware of my desire for openness.’
    • She worked in the music industry in Los Angeles for many years but recently moved back to an Upper East Side apartment, where she is trying to write a screenplay and buying vintage clothing and jewelry to resell on eBay.

noun

  • 1 (of shoe)
    (parte superior del calzado)
    leather uppers, man-made soles
    zapatos de cuero con suela sintética
    to be (down) on one's uppers [colloquial]
    estar más pobre que las ratas
    Example sentences
    • Gone are the thoughts of pure function, of rubber soles and leather uppers.
    • I'm fortunate in having a decent cobbler nearby, so I can get boots reheeled until the uppers collapse.
    • Down the side streets are specialized shops supplying this little industry - some sell bundles of shoelaces, others leather, and still others pre-made shoe uppers.

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upper 2
American English: /ˈəpər/
British English: /ˈʌpə/

noun

  • (drug) [slang]
    Example sentences
    • Information gleaned from this survey included age of onset of use of marijuana, cocaine, uppers, and LSD.
    • Because monthly use of cocaine, uppers, and LSD is rare and infrequent among adolescents, annual estimates were employed to provide sufficient distribution for conducting meaningful analyses.
    • Among drug users, abused youth were significantly younger than their nonabused peers in mean age of onset of marijuana, cocaine, and uppers use.

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