upside

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English[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈʌpˌsaɪd/, enPR: ŭpʹsīd'
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  • Rhymes: -ʌpsaɪd

Noun[edit]

upside (plural upsides)

  1. The highest or uppermost side or portion of something.
  2. A favourable aspect of something that also has an unfavourable aspect.
    Antonym: downside
  3. (finance) An upward tendency, especially in a financial market etc.
    Antonym: downside

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upside

  1. (informal) On the top of.
    • 2002, Pamela Duncan, Moon Women
      Ruth Ann clenched her hand around the hairbrush and felt like smacking Ashley upside the head with it. She knew better than to talk that way.