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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - (used of noses) turned up at the end; Having been turned so that the bottom is no longer the bottom.

Usage examples (39)
  • Adjective : upturned eyes. ,an upturned canoe. ,an upturned nose
  • Verb (used with object) : The farmer upturned clumps of sod with his spade. ,The storm upturned the town. ,She upturned her face toward...
  • Verb (used without object) : Her eyes upturned to see his face
  • Poverty meant upturned blue eyes and a begging bowl. for more
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