What does upturn mean?

Definitions for upturnʌpˈtɜrn, ˈʌpˌtɜrn; ˈʌpˌtɜrn

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. upturn(noun)

    an upward movement or trend as in business activity


  1. upturn(Noun)

    an upward turn or trend, especially in business activity or profit

  2. upturn(Verb)

    to turn (something) up or over

Webster Dictionary

  1. Upturn(verb)

    to turn up; to direct upward; to throw up; as, to upturn the ground in plowing

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Upturn

    up-turn′, v.t. to turn up or upward: to throw up.—v.i. to turn up.—n. Uptur′ning, the act of throwing up.

Anagrams for upturn »

  1. turnup, turn up

  2. Turn up

  3. Turnup


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of upturn in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of upturn in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. David Hensley:

    The January PMI data signal that the upturn in global manufacturing remained lackluster at the start of 2016.

  2. Chris Williamson:

    A modest upturn in the headline manufacturing PMI belies some more worrying undercurrents which point to potential weakness in coming months.

  3. Chief Executive Carlos Ghosn:

    It's precisely because these markets are volatile that you've got to be everywhere. If there's a few clouds in one place, you see an upturn somewhere else.

  4. Clay Williams:

    These downturns provide pretty extraordinary opportunities to deploy capital, to kind of reposition ourselves for the next upturn, that's what were looking to do.

  5. Chris Williamson:

    The Markit PMI data indicate that the US economy enjoyed a good start to the third quarter. Faster growth in services accompanied a similar upturn in manufacturing.

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