Upward appears in the following palindromes (phrases that read the same backward as forward):
- Draw pupil's lip upward.
- Draw putrid dirt upward.
- Draw pupil's pup's lip upward.
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- Definition of the adjective upward
- Definition of the adverb upward
- Definition of the noun upward
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The word upward is considered to be an easy one, according to the Dale-Chall word list, which includes 3000 words that all fourth-grade American students should know and understand.
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Definition of the adjective upward
What does upward mean as an attribute of a noun?
adjective - degrees: -
- directed up
- examples: the cards were face upward | an upward stroke of the pen
- similar: up
- extending or moving toward a higher place
Definition of the adverb upward
What does upward mean as an attribute of something other than a noun?
- spatially or metaphorically from a lower to a higher position
- to a later time
Alternative definition of the adverb upward
- In a direction from lower to higher; toward a higher place; in a course toward the source or origin; -- opposed to downward; as, to tend or roll upward.
- In the upper parts; above.
- Yet more; indefinitely more; above; over.
- Directed toward a higher place; as, with upward eye; with upward course.
Definition of the noun upward
What does upward mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: upwards
- [obsolete] : The upper part; the top.
Upward is a musical group.
- album: "Scriptunes Volume 2"
Upward was the code name, within the National Reconnaissance Office's Byeman Control System, for assistance given to the National Aeronautics and Space Administration during Project Apollo. The system would have flown a KH-7 GAMBIT camera into Earth orbit, for transport to the moon to perform mapping surveys.
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Upward
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Giving the Best Phonographic Forms for the Words of the English Language by James Eugene Munson
Ish ; Äff (written upward), Shee ; ZH ( sound ...
Dictionary of Physics (1999)
by Michael Chapple
capillary rise is the upward climb of liquids such as water through a narrow, vertical tube in apparent conflict with gravity and atmospheric pressure. The order of events is important and they are shown in the diagram. Given a narrow glass tube ...
A Dictionary of Birds (1896)
by Alfred Newton
Upward currents of air are to be met with, when there is a wind, on the windward side of a sloping mountain, or a house, or the sail of a ship, or as a result of the inequalities of surface produced by waves on the sea. For example, Gulls may be ...
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- Upward Glance
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Munich, S-Bahn, escalator
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- Pointing Upward
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- Upward Cut and Pull
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- Upward spiral
Staircase of a watchtower in Norddeich, Ostfriesland, Germany.
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Video language resources about Upward
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Upward Bound Sign Language Class
Arkansas Tech Upward Bound students learn sign language.
Quotes about Upward
If you knew the upward mobility that South Dakota's kids have gotten from the opportunity to intern and to work and to be employed and to have upward mobility in that company and move on, it's been phenomenal for South Dakota. (Bill Janklow)
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Scrabble value of U1P3W4A1R1D2
The value of this 6-letter word is 12 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
Anagrams of UPWARD
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