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It's always mildly unnerving when you're hanging upside down 70 feet in the air.
Reeve Carney

Meaning of "upside" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF UPSIDE

upside  [ˈʌpˌsaɪd] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF UPSIDE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Upside is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES UPSIDE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Upside

Upside can refer to: ▪ Upside was a San Francisco-based business and technology magazine ▪ Upside Records, a record label ▪ Upside, a 2010 American film...

Definition of upside in the English dictionary

The definition of upside in the dictionary is the upper surface or part.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH UPSIDE


alongside
əˈlɒŋˌsaɪd
bedside
ˈbɛdˌsaɪd
countryside
ˈkʌntrɪˌsaɪd
downside
ˈdaʊnˌsaɪd
genocide
ˈdʒɛnəʊˌsaɪd
hillside
ˈhɪlˌsaɪd
homicide
ˈhɒmɪˌsaɪd
Humberside
ˈhʌmbəˌsaɪd
infanticide
ɪnˈfæntɪˌsaɪd
Merseyside
ˈmɜːzɪˌsaɪd
pesticide
ˈpɛstɪˌsaɪd
poolside
ˈpuːlˌsaɪd
Riverside
ˈrɪvəˌsaɪd
roadside
ˈrəʊdˌsaɪd
seaside
ˈsiːˌsaɪd
set-aside
ˈsɛtəˌsaɪd
shipside
ˈʃɪpˌsaɪd
suicide
ˈsuːɪˌsaɪd
topside
ˈtɒpˌsaɪd
underside
ˈʌndəˌsaɪd

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE UPSIDE

upset price
upset stomach
upset the applecart
upsettable
upsetter
upsetting
upsettingly
upshift
upshoot
upshot
upside down
upside-down
upside-down cake
upside-downness
upsideowne
upsides
upsilon
upsitting
upsize
upsizing

WORDS THAT END LIKE UPSIDE

A-side
aside
at the outside
backside
beside
depside
diopside
fall by the wayside
inside
lakeside
on one side
on the credit side
on the safe side
on the side
outside
preside
reside
set aside
side
side by side

Synonyms and antonyms of upside in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «upside» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF UPSIDE

Find out the translation of upside to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of upside from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «upside» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

上攻
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

al revés
570 millions of speakers

English

upside
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

उल्टा
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

رأسا على عقب
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

вверх
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

cabeça
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

উপরের দিক
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

à l´envers
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Terbalik
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Kopf
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

アップサイド
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

거꾸로
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Upside
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

ngược
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

தலைகீழாக
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

वरची बाजू
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

üst taraf
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

rialzo
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

do góry
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

вгору
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

cu susul în
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ανάποδα
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

onderstebo
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

upp
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

oppside
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of upside

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «UPSIDE»

The term «upside» is very widely used and occupies the 13.144 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «UPSIDE» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about upside

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10 QUOTES WITH «UPSIDE»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word upside.
1
Waris Ahluwalia
I do things because I enjoy it. That used to be my downfall, but now it's the upside.
2
John Astin
Sometimes it was tough doing take after take upside down! I did a lot of that sort of thing.
3
John Astin
There was one where Gomez was on a Trapeze hanging by the legs upside down. I remember how much the backs of my knees would hurt until I got used to it. It was hard.
4
Dave Barry
Auto racing is boring except when a car is going at least 172 miles per hour upside down.
5
Susanne Bier
At some stage in most people's lives, things turn upside down, and nothing is as you expected it to be.
6
Lucas Black
I've never been one to throw clubs, break clubs, or use bad language on the golf course. I've played with golfers who've done that, and I really hate to see it. If I did something like that, my dad would come get the putter and hit me upside the head with it. I knew better.
7
Reeve Carney
It's always mildly unnerving when you're hanging upside down 70 feet in the air.
8
Dave Checketts
There are a handful of legacy clubs like the Dodgers in each league. They're in major markets and have a history of winning where, if you do things right, there's an enormous upside.
9
Stanley Clarke
You can disseminate your art, and it's all such easy access now. The upside to it is that more people are creating than ever before.
10
Michael Crichton
Readers probably haven't heard much about it yet, but they will. Quantum technology turns ordinary reality upside down.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «UPSIDE»

Discover the use of upside in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to upside and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Upside Down: A Primer for the Looking-Glass World
A work of fire and charm, Upside Down makes us see the world anew and even glimpse how it might be set right. "Galeano's outrage is tempered by intelligence, an ineradicable sense of humor, and hope." -Los Angeles Times, front page
Eduardo Galeano, 2014
2
The Upside of Down: Catastrophe, Creativity, and the Renewal ...
From the demise of ancient Rome to contemporary climate change, this spellbinding book analyzes what happens when multiple crises compound to cause what the author calls "synchronous failure.
Thomas Homer-Dixon, 2010
3
Upside-Down Brilliance: The Visual-Spatial Learner
Do you know things without being able to explain how or why?
Linda Kreger Silverman, 2002
4
Upside Down: A Primer for the Looking-Glass World
The award-winning Latin American author of the Memory of Fire trilogy presents a kaleidoscopic, trenchant look at the dichotomy that exists between first-world wealth, privileges, and power and third-world deprivation, helplessness, and ...
Eduardo Galeano, 2001
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Upside Down: A Primer for the Looking-Glass World
Presents a series of essays examining the dichotomy that exists between first-world wealth, privileges, and power and third-world deprivation, helplessness, and torture.
Eduardo Galeano, 2000
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Upside Down: A Primer for the Looking-Glass World
Presents a series of essays examining the dichotomy that exists between first-world wealth, privileges, and power and third-world deprivation, helplessness, and torture.
Eduardo Galeano, 2000
7
Upside: Surprising Good News About the State of Our World
But are their fears based on reality or myth? In this book Wright examines issues of concern to Christians, including poverty, sickness, sexual morality, the environment, and the global church.
Bradley R.E. Ph.D. Wright, 2011
8
The Upside of Fear: How One Man Broke the Cycle of Prison, ...
The author recounts his harrowing journey of self-discovery and how he went from being a drunk in a jail cell to the CEO of a multimillion-dollar business.
Weldon Long, 2009
9
A World Turned Upside Down: Social Ecological Approaches to ...
In contrast to individualized approaches, the volume offers a deeper conceptualization that shows the impacts of war as socially mediated.
Neil Boothby, Alison Strang, Michael G. Wessells, 2006
10
The World Upside Down: Cross-cultural Contact and Conflict ...
This book describes how the imposed Spanish colonial system altered the organization and belief systems of the native inhabitants of northern Peru during the first fifty years or so after the Spanish conquest.
Susan E. Ramírez, 1998

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «UPSIDE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term upside is used in the context of the following news items.
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Acrobatic Dimitrov hopes to turn Wimbledon upside down
"If I win I will roll upside down on the court. So if I get to that point, every one will get to see my acrobatics live!," Dimitrov told Reuters in an interview as he broke ... «Reuters, Jun 15»
2
PacSun's upside down American Flag T-shirt considered offensive
“We're going to disgrace the American flag by flying it upside down? I codemn them,” said Ron Davies, a Vietnam War veteran. “I don't see anyone in distress ... «FOX31 Denver, May 15»
3
Embracing stress is more important than reducing stress, Stanford …
Choosing to see the upside of stress isn't about denying the fact that stress can be harmful. It's about trying to balance your mindset so that you feel less ... «Stanford Report, May 15»
4
Baby Survives 14 Hours in Upside Down Car Submerged in River
Baby Survives 14 Hours in Upside Down Car Submerged in River. More. The 18-month-old was rescued and is in critical but stable condition. 1:24 | 03/09/15 ... «ABC News, Mar 15»
5
Envestnet acquires tech company Upside
Envestnet, a wealth management technology company, said Thursday acquired Upside, which provides registered investment advisers with online investment ... «InvestmentNews, Feb 15»
6
Gunman's family: 'Our world is upside down'
The family of the gunman in last week's workplace shooting in Lennox issued a statement Monday. "We want victims and their families to know that they are in ... «Sioux Falls Argus Leader, Feb 15»
7
Seattle Firefighters Rescue Man Stuck Upside Down for 18 Hours in …
A man dangled upside down in a narrow chute for 18 hours after becoming trapped inside of a rail tanker car, firefighters in Seattle said. The 25-year-old was ... «NBCNews.com, Feb 15»
8
Marion auto technician creates upside down van
MARION — One auto repair shop owner in Marion is getting a lot of attention for his car creation. Jim Anderson works day in and day out at his auto shop, and ... «KCRG, Nov 14»
9
DC election board prints upside-down flag on voter guide
Updated 6 p.m.. Elections officials changed their account late Thursday of how an upside-down flag came to be printed on the front of the official D.C. voter guide ... «Washington Post, Oct 14»
10
How the baby born with the upside-down head has defied doctors …
Resourceful: Claudio Vieira de Oliveira has a rare degenerative disease of the joints that has left him without the use of his limbs ... and an upside-down head. «Daily Mail, Sep 14»

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