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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. Lakshheish M Patel:

    Traders fraternity, keep on selling shares if you want to survive in stock market and don't buy any shares until 1st Nov 2022. Any sudden Upward move is an opportunity to offload your shares from the portfolio and book profit

  2. Daniel Silver:

    This upward revision implies slightly stronger momentum for services consumption heading into the fourth quarter, but is of little significance to our forecast for fourth-quarter GDP growth.

  3. Russell G. Alexander:

    Life is not advancement. It is growth. It does not move upward, but expands outward, in all directions.

  4. George Ball:

    If an armed conflict between Russia and Ukraine is somehow avoided, a short lived relief rally is likely, but there are still too many worries on the horizon for any type of longer lasting upward move higher in stocks.

  5. Michael Taylor:

    Granted, air travel isn't perfect, planes remain pretty packed with over 80% load factors. That means that the middle seat is more likely to be occupied -- that empty middle seat used to be free real estate for passengers -- and overhead bin space issues are trending upward again.


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

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