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Synonyms for upward
ˈʌp wərdup·ward

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. upwardadjective

    directed up

    "the cards were face upward"; "an upward stroke of the pen"

    Synonyms:
    upward(a), up(a)

    Antonyms:
    down, descending(a), downward, downwardly, downwards

  2. up(a), upward(a)adverb

    extending or moving toward a higher place

    "the up staircase"; "a general upward movement of fish"

    Antonyms:
    down, descending(a), downward, downwards, downwardly

  3. up, upwards, upward, upwardlyadverb

    spatially or metaphorically from a lower to a higher position

    "look up!"; "the music surged up"; "the fragments flew upwards"; "prices soared upwards"; "upwardly mobile"

    Synonyms:
    up, upwardly, upwards

    Antonyms:
    down, descending(a), downward, downwards, downwardly

  4. up, upwards, upwardadverb

    to a later time

    "they moved the meeting date up"; "from childhood upward"

    Synonyms:
    up, upwardly, upwards

    Antonyms:
    down, descending(a), downwardly, downwards, downward

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. upwardadjective

    Synonyms:
    ascending, uphill

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. upwardadjective

    Synonyms:
    ascending, acclivous (sloping upward)

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How to use upward in a sentence?

  1. Thomas Wilson:

    If earnings results come in above the very low bar of expectations that are out there, and you combine that with a continued rising price of oil, that should equate to an upward trend in the market next week.

  2. Richard DeVos:

    The riches of life, the love and joy and exhilaration of life can be found only with an upward look. This is an exciting world. It's cram-packed with opportunity. Great moments wait around every corner.

  3. Chief Executive Michael O'Leary:

    Frankly, if we are in a period where there are going to be attritional fare wars... profits will suffer for a year or two and I think that is what shareholders should expect, however it is clear in my mind that within the next four of five years we will see the emergence of four or five large European airline groups... with much more capacity discipline ...and some upward pressure on pricing.

  4. Chief Executive Michael O'Leary:

    However it is clear in my mind that within the next four of five years we will see the emergence of four or five large European airline groups... with much more capacity discipline ...and some upward pressure on pricing.

  5. Francis Collins:

    This is a good moment for people to stop and ask themselves,' What can I do to try to be sure that we limit the further infections that otherwise seem to be looming in front of us as cold weather is kicking in and people are indoors, and those curves are going upward, in the wrong direction ?'.

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Translations for upward

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  • hacia arribaSpanish
  • vers le hautFrench
  • ऊपर की ओरHindi
  • superiora locaLatin
  • whakarungaMāori
  • omhoogDutch
  • наверху, наверх, вверх, ввысь, восходящий, выше, кверху, подниматься, вверху, свышеRussian
  • uppåtSwedish

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