What does upside-down mean?

Definitions for upside-down

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word upside-down.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. inverted, upside-down(adverb)

    being in such a position that top and bottom are reversed

    "a quotation mark is sometimes called an inverted comma"; "an upside-down cake"

  2. upside down(adverb)

    in an inverted manner

    "the box was lying on the floor upside down"


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of upside-down in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of upside-down in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Student Kristen Boling:

    It's kind of just turned the neighborhood upside down.

  2. Ian Parsons:

    The glass is always half full even when it's upside down.

  3. Barry Bennett:

    We both believe Washington needs to be turned upside down.

  4. Alison Brookes:

    We felt like our world had been turned upside down when we were given the diagnosis.

  5. Roki Azikin:

    (The boat) may be upside down now, other passengers are still out in the sea wearing life jackets and we're evacuating.

Images & Illustrations of upside-down

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