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up |ʌp| — raise
up-and-coming |ˌʌp ən ˈkʌmɪŋ| — working hard to promote an enterprise
up-and-down |ˈʌpənˈdɑʊn| — upward and downward, alternately
up-beat |ˈʌp biːt| — Alternative spelling of upbeat.
up-country |ˈkʌntriː| — to or in the interior of a country or region
up-front |ˈʌpˌfrənt| — Alternative spelling of upfront.
up-to-date |ˌʌp tə ˈdeɪt| — reflecting the latest information or changes
up-to-the-minute |ˌʌptəðəˈmɪnɪt| — up to the immediate present; most recent or most up-to-date
upas |juːpəs| — (usually countable, botany) A tree Antiaris toxicaria of the breadfruit family, common in the forests of Java and the neighboring islands, with poisonous secretions.
upbear |əpˈber| — To bear up; raise aloft; support in an elevated situation; sustain.
upbeat |ˈʌpbiːt| — a contented state of being happy and healthy and prosperous
upbore |ʌpbɔː| — simple past tense and past participle of upbear
upborne |ʌpbɔːn| — past participle of upbear
upbraid |ʌpˈbreɪd| — express criticism towards
upbraiding |ˌʌpˈbreɪdɪŋ| — a severe scolding
upbringing |ˈʌpbrɪŋɪŋ| — properties acquired during a person's formative years
upbuild |ˌəpˈbɪld| — To build up (literally).
upbuilding — Present participle of upbuild.
upcast |ˈəpˌkast| — air passage consisting of a ventilation shaft through which air leaves a mine
upchuck |ˈʌptʃʌk| — eject the contents of the stomach through the mouth
upcoming |ˈʌpkʌmɪŋ| — of the relatively near future
upcountry |ˌʌpˈkʌntrɪ| — of or coming from the middle of a region or country
update |ˌʌpˈdeɪt| — information or data that updates
updated |ˌʌpˈdeɪtəd| — simple past tense and past participle of update
updo |ˈʌpduː| — A woman's hairdo in which most hair is kept above the neck
upend |ʌpˈend| — become turned or set on end
upgrade |ˈʌpɡreɪd| — an upward slope or grade (as in a road)
upgraded |ˈʌpˌɡredəd| — Having had an upgrade; having been improved or enhanced.
upgrading |əpˈɡreɪdɪŋ| — Present participle of upgrade.
upgrowth |ˈʌpˌɡrəʊθ| — The process or result of growing up; progress; development.
upheaval |ʌpˈhiːvl| — a state of violent disturbance and disorder (as in politics or social conditions generally)
upheave |ʌpˈhiːv| — lift forcefully from beneath
upheld |əpˈheld| — Simple past tense and past participle of uphold.
uphill |ˌʌpˈhɪl| — the upward slope of a hill
uphold |ʌpˈhəʊld| — keep or maintain in unaltered condition; cause to remain or last
upholder |ʌpˈhəʊldər| — someone who upholds or maintains
upholster |ʌpˈhəʊlstər| — provide furniture with padding, springs, webbing, and covers
upholstered |ˌʌpˈhəʊlstəd| — Covered in or characterized by upholstery.
upholsterer |ʌpˈhəʊlstərər| — a craftsman who upholsters furniture
upholstery |ʌpˈhəʊlstərɪ| — covering (padding and springs and webbing and fabric) on a piece of furniture
upkeep |ˈʌpkiːp| — activity involved in maintaining something in good working order
upland |ˈʌplənd| — elevated (e.g., mountainous) land
uplift |ˈʌplɪft| — (geology) a rise of land to a higher elevation (as in the process of mountain building)
uplifting |ˌʌpˈlɪftɪŋ| — the rise of something
upload |ˌʌpˈləʊd| — transfer a file or program to a central computer from a smaller computer or a computer at a remote location
upmost |ˈʌpməʊst| — at or nearest to the top
upon |əˈpɑːn| — Being above and in contact with another.
upper |ˈʌpər| — the higher of two berths
upper-class |ˈəpər klas| — occupying the highest socioeconomic position in a society
upper-cut |ˈʌpəkʌt| — (boxing) Alternative spelling of uppercut.
upper-level — at an elevated level in rank or importance
uppercut |ˈʌpərkʌt| — a swinging blow directed upward (especially at an opponent's chin)
uppermost |ˈʌpərməʊst| — in or into the most prominent position, as in the mind
uppers |ˈʌpərz| — plural form of upper
uppish |ˈʌpɪʃ| — (used colloquially) overly conceited or arrogant
uppity |ˈʌpətɪ| — presumptuously arrogant
upraise |əpˈreɪz| — cause to become alive again
upright |ˈʌpraɪt| — a vertical structural member as a post or stake
uprightly |ˈʌpraɪtlɪ| — in an honorable manner
uprightness |ˈʌpraɪtnəs| — the property of being upright in posture
uprise |ˈəpraɪz| — come into existence; take on form or shape
uprisen |ʌpˈrɪzn| — simple past tense and past participle of uprise
uprising |ˈʌpraɪzɪŋ| — organized opposition to authority; a conflict in which one faction tries to wrest control from another
upriver |ˌʌpˈrɪvər| — toward the source or against the current
uproar |ˈʌprɔːr| — a state of commotion and noise and confusion
uproarious |ʌpˈrɔːrɪəs| — uncontrollably noisy
uproot |ˌʌpˈruːt| — move (people) forcibly from their homeland into a new and foreign environment
uprooted |əˈpruːtəd| — simple past tense and past participle of uproot
uprose |ʌpˈrəʊz| — Simple past tense and past participle of uprise.
upscale |ˌʌpˈskeɪl| — appropriate for people with good incomes
upset |ʌpˈset| — an unhappy and worried mental state
upsetting |ˌʌpˈsetɪŋ| — causing an emotional disturbance
upshot |ˈʌpˌʃɑːt| — a phenomenon that follows and is caused by some previous phenomenon
upside |ˈʌpsaɪd| — the highest or uppermost side of anything
upside-down |ˌʌpsaɪd ˈdaʊn| — being in such a position that top and bottom are reversed
upstage |ˌʌpˈsteɪdʒ| — the rear part of the stage
upstair |ˈʌpˈsteə| — on or of upper floors of a building
upstairs |ˌʌpˈsterz| — the part of a building above the ground floor
upstanding |ˌʌpˈstændɪŋ| — meriting respect or esteem
upstart |ˈʌpstɑːrt| — an arrogant or presumptuous person
upstate |ˌʌpˈsteɪt| — in or toward the northern parts of a state
upstream |ˌʌpˈstriːm| — in the direction against a stream's current
upstroke |ˈʌpˌstrəʊk| — a stroke normally made in an upward direction
upsurge |ˈʌpsɜːrdʒ| — a sudden forceful flow
upsweep |ˈʌpswiːp| — An upward sweep or curve.
upswing |ˈʌpswɪŋ| — an upward swing
uptake |ˈʌpteɪk| — the process of taking food into the body through the mouth (as by eating)
upthrow |ˈʌpθrəʊ| — (geology) a rise of land to a higher elevation (as in the process of mountain building)
upthrust |ˈʌpθrʌst| — (geology) a rise of land to a higher elevation (as in the process of mountain building)
uptight |ˌʌpˈtaɪt| — being in a tense state
uptown |ˌʌpˈtaʊn| — a residential part of town away from the central commercial district
uptrend |ˈʌptrend| — an upward trend, or an upturn
upturn |ˈʌptɜːrn| — an upward movement or trend as in business activity
upward |ˈʌpwərd| — spatially or metaphorically from a lower to a higher position
upwardly |ˈʌpwərdlɪ| — spatially or metaphorically from a lower to a higher position
upwards |ˈʌpwərdz| — spatially or metaphorically from a lower to a higher position
upwind |ˌʌpˈwɪnd| — away from the wind