What does upend mean?

Definitions for upendʌpˈɛnd

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word upend.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. upend(verb)

    become turned or set on end

    "the airplanes upended"

  2. upend(verb)

    set, turn, or stand on end

    "upend the box and empty the contents"


  1. upend(Verb)

    To end up; to set on end.

  2. upend(Verb)

    To tip or turn over.

    When he upended the bottle of water over his sleeping sister, the lid popped off and surprised them both.

  3. upend(Verb)

    To destroy, invalidate, overthrow, or defeat.

    The scientific evidence upended the popular myth.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Upend(verb)

    to end up; to set on end, as a cask


  1. Upend

    Upend is a village in the east of the English county of Cambridgeshire.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of upend in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of upend in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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Translations for upend

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • voltear, refutar, dar vuelta, desafiarSpanish
  • ympäri, murtaa, lopettaa, murskataFinnish
  • omkiepen, onderuithalenDutch
  • переворачивать, опрокидывать, опровергать, ставить на попа, свергатьRussian

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