Definitions for upbeatˈʌpˌbit

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. wellbeing, well-being, welfare, upbeat, eudaemonia, eudaimonia(noun)

    a contented state of being happy and healthy and prosperous

    "the town was finally on the upbeat after our recent troubles"

  2. upbeat, offbeat(adj)

    an unaccented beat (especially the last beat of a measure)

  3. cheerful, pollyannaish, upbeat(adj)

    pleasantly (even unrealistically) optimistic


  1. upbeat(Noun)

    An unaccented beat at the start of a musical phrase.

  2. upbeat(Adjective)

    Having a fast pace, tempo, or beat.

    The notes are easy, but it's an upbeat tune and should be played fairly quickly.

  3. upbeat(Adjective)

    Having a positive, lively, or perky tone, attitude, etc.

    Though he had bad news, he ended with an upbeat forecast for the future.

Anagrams of upbeat »

  1. beat up, beat-up

Translations for upbeat

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • upbeatDanish
  • heiter und zuversichtlich gestimmt, Auftakt, optimistisch, fröhlich, peppigGerman
  • αισιόδοξηGreek
  • optimistaSpanish
  • nopeatempoinen, optimistinen, myönteinen, nopeaFinnish
  • levareItalian
  • upbeatNorwegian
  • бодрый, жизнерадостныйRussian
  • upptempo, uppspelt, munter, uppåt, positiv, livad, pigg, upprymdSwedish
  • vurgusuz tempolu, iyimser, vurgusuz tempo, neşeliTurkish

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