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Synonyms for upgrade
ˈʌpˌgreɪd; ˈʌpˈgreɪd; ʌpˈgreɪd, ˈʌpˌgreɪd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ascent, acclivity, rise, raise, climb, upgrade(noun)

    an upward slope or grade (as in a road)

    "the car couldn't make it up the rise"

    Synonyms:
    ascent, rising, emanation, acclivity, ascending, mounting, heave, climbing, hike, rising slope, salary increase, ascension, boost, climb, advance, wage increase, lift, procession, mount, rise, wage hike, raise, cost increase

    Antonyms:
    downgrade

  2. upgrade(noun)

    software that provides better performance than an earlier version did

    Synonyms:
    rise, ascent, raise, climb, acclivity, rising slope

    Antonyms:
    downgrade

  3. upgrade(noun)

    a reservation that is improved

    "I got an upgrade to first class when coach class was full"

    Synonyms:
    rise, ascent, raise, climb, acclivity, rising slope

    Antonyms:
    downgrade

  4. upgrade, rise, rising slope(noun)

    the property possessed by a slope or surface that rises

    Synonyms:
    ascent, rising, emanation, acclivity, wage increase, hike, rising slope, lift, salary increase, ascending, ascension, boost, climb, advance, procession, rise, wage hike, raise, cost increase

    Antonyms:
    downgrade

  5. upgrade(noun)

    hardware that provides better performance than an earlier version did

    Synonyms:
    rise, ascent, raise, climb, acclivity, rising slope

    Antonyms:
    downgrade

  6. upgrade(verb)

    the act of improving something (especially machinery) by raising it to a higher grade (as by adding or replacing components)

    "the power plant received a new upgrade"

    Synonyms:
    rise, ascent, raise, climb, acclivity, rising slope

    Antonyms:
    downgrade

  7. upgrade(verb)

    rate higher; raise in value or esteem

    Synonyms:
    kick upstairs, raise, advance, promote, elevate

    Antonyms:
    downgrade

  8. upgrade(verb)

    to improve what was old or outdated

    "I've upgraded my computer so I can run better software"; "The company upgraded their personnel"

    Synonyms:
    kick upstairs, raise, advance, promote, elevate

    Antonyms:
    downgrade

  9. promote, upgrade, advance, kick upstairs, raise, elevate(verb)

    give a promotion to or assign to a higher position

    "John was kicked upstairs when a replacement was hired"; "Women tend not to advance in the major law firms"; "I got promoted after many years of hard work"

    Synonyms:
    throw out, kindle, supercharge, erect, arouse, put forward, leaven, bring forward, come along, pass on, provoke, get along, win, parent, elevate, kick upstairs, recruit, upraise, progress, advertize, come on, stir, make headway, call down, advance, conjure, lift, elicit, farm, encourage, further, gain, bring up, pull ahead, set up, conjure up, nurture, resurrect, levy, promote, prove, boost, go on, gain ground, invoke, raise, advertise, move on, get on, get up, produce, call forth, put up, grow, shape up, fire, evoke, rear, push, set ahead, march on, enhance, enkindle, get ahead, heighten

    Antonyms:
    downgrade

  10. upgrade(verb)

    get better travel conditions

    "I upgraded to First Class when Coach Class was overbooked"

    Synonyms:
    kick upstairs, raise, advance, promote, elevate

    Antonyms:
    downgrade

  11. upgrade(verb)

    give better travel conditions to

    "The airline upgraded me when I arrived late and Coach Class was full"

    Synonyms:
    kick upstairs, raise, advance, promote, elevate

    Antonyms:
    downgrade

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How to use upgrade in a sentence?

  1. Egyptian Antiquities Minister Khaled El-Enany:

    The time has come to shed a new light on the museum's rich collection, upgrade its physical structure and improve its research and programing activities to reach the highest international standards.

  2. The Finance Ministry:

    According to company officials, this investment is expected to pave the way for a future significant investment for a technological upgrade at the Israeli site.

  3. Jing Bing:

    When you sell new products at significantly higher prices it will affect your demand somewhat because now you are asking people to upgrade to a better product at much higher prices. How many consumers would have such budgets?

  4. Navy Secretary Ray Mabus:

    So we've got 10 of these, we're going to upgrade them to make them more reliable, but it's not a long-term answer.

  5. Patrick Meehan:

    A lack of consequences for when nation states carry out cyberattacks has only emboldened these adversaries to do more harm, the attack on Sony shows the dire need to upgrade our cyber defenses.

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Translations for upgrade

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  • ترقيةArabic
  • verbessern, aufrüsten, Upgrade, nachrüsten, hochrüstenGerman
  • αναβαθμίζω, αναβάθμισηGreek
  • mejora, mejorar, actualizarSpanish
  • parannus, parantaaFinnish
  • mise à niveauFrench
  • שדרגHebrew
  • aggiornamentoItalian
  • アップグレードJapanese
  • upgradenDutch
  • melhorarPortuguese
  • усовершенствовать, модернизация, улучшить, модернизировать, апгрейд, улучшать, обновление, обновлять, обновитьRussian
  • uppgradering, befordra, uppgradera, uppdatera, uppvärderaSwedish
  • yükseltmek, geliştirmek, iyileştirmekTurkish
  • оновленняUkrainian

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