What does upthrust mean?

Definitions for upthrustˈʌpˌθrʌst

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. upheaval, uplift, upthrow, upthrust(noun)

    (geology) a rise of land to a higher elevation (as in the process of mountain building)


  1. upthrust(Noun)

    an upward thrust

  2. upthrust(Noun)


  3. upthrust(Noun)

    an upward movement of part of the Earth's crust

  4. upthrust(Verb)

    to thrust something upwards

  5. upthrust(Verb)

    to be thrust upwards

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Upthrust

    up′thrust, n. a thrust upward, an upheaval of a mass of rock.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of upthrust in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of upthrust in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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Translations for upthrust

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • άνωσηGreek
  • nostaa, nostovoima, noste, maankohoaminen, noustaFinnish

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