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upbraid to criticize or reproach severely; reprimand.
upbringing the training and rearing of a child or children.
UPC abbreviation of "Universal Product Code," a series of vertical bars printed on packages of consumer goods that indicates price, type of product, and the like, and that can be read by a computerized scanner. (Cf. bar code.)
upchuck (informal) to vomit.
upcoming expected to appear or take place in the near future.
upcountry of, relating to, or located in the inland part of a country or region. [3 definitions]
update to provide with new or current information; bring up to date. [3 definitions]
updraft an upward current of air.
upend to set or stand on end. [3 definitions]
up for grabs (informal) within the potential grasp of anyone; not secured by any one person.
up-front frank; forthcoming. [4 definitions]
upgrade an upward slope or incline. [4 definitions]
upgradeable combined form of upgrade.
upheaval an act, instance, or condition of being raised or heaved upward, as a section of the earth's crust. [2 definitions]
upheave to lift or raise forcefully; heave upwards.
uphill on an upward slope, or in an upward direction. [5 definitions]
uphold to support or affirm, esp. in the face of a challenge. [2 definitions]
upholster to provide (furniture) with springs, padding, and a covering.
upholstery materials such as springs, padding, and fabric that are used to cover couches, chairs, or the like. [2 definitions]
UPI abbreviation of "United Press International."
up in arms stirred to fight; indignant.