Definitions for upendʌpˈɛnd

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  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"

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  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 DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Upend(verb)

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

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  1. Upend

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

Translations for upend

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

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