upturned

upturned
/up terrnd", up"terrnd'/, adj.
1. turned or directed upward: upturned eyes.
2. turned over; upside down: an upturned canoe.
3. having a turned-up end: an upturned nose.
[1585-95; UP- + TURN + -ED2]

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Universalium. 2010.

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  • upturned — [[t]ʌ̱ptɜ͟ː(r)nd[/t]] 1) ADJ: usu ADJ n Something that is upturned points upwards. ...the rain splashing down on her upturned face. ...his eyes closed and his palms upturned. 2) ADJ: usu ADJ n Something that is upturned is upside down.… …   English dictionary

  • upturned — up|turned [ ,ʌp tɜrnd ] adjective 1. ) curving, pointing, or facing upward: upturned faces an upturned nose Her upturned collar protected her neck from the cold. 2. ) an upturned object has been moved so that its top part is at the bottom: He was …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • upturned — UK [ʌpˈtɜː(r)nd] / US [ˌʌpˈtɜrnd] adjective 1) curving, pointing, or facing upwards upturned faces an upturned nose Her upturned collar protected her neck from the cold. 2) an upturned object has been moved so that its top part is at the bottom… …   English dictionary

  • upturned — up|turned [ˌʌpˈtə:nd US ə:r ] adj [usually before noun] 1.) pointing or turning upwards ▪ He smiled down into her upturned face . 2.) turned upside down ▪ I sat on an upturned box. ▪ an upturned boat …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • upturned — adjective 1 turning upwards at the end: an upturned nose 2 turned upside down: upturned tables …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • upturned — adjective 1. having been turned so that the bottom is no longer the bottom an overturned car the upset pitcher of milk sat on an upturned bucket • Syn: ↑overturned, ↑upset • Similar to: ↑turned …   Useful english dictionary

  • upturned — adj. Upturned is used with these nouns: ↑boat, ↑box, ↑nose, ↑palm …   Collocations dictionary

  • upturned — [ʌpˈtɜːnd] adj 1) curving, pointing, or facing upwards 2) an upturned object has been moved so that its top part is at the bottom …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • upturned — adjective a) turned over; inverted; capsized b) turned up at the end …   Wiktionary

  • upturned — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. tilted, tipped, upside down, inclined, sloped, slanted, expectant, upward looking, turned up, extended; see also oblique . Ant. bent*, pensive, downcast. II (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Turned over completely:… …   English dictionary for students


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