Definition of 'upside'

See related content

French Translation of "upside"
French Translation of "upside"
Pronunciation Playlists
Pronunciation Playlists
Word of the day : snooker
Word of the day : snooker
Spanish Translation of "upside"
Spanish Translation of "upside"
NEW from Collins!
NEW from Collins!
Easy Learning English Grammar
Easy Learning English Grammar

Video: pronunciation of 'upside'

Example sentences containing 'upside'

These examples have been automatically selected and may contain sensitive content. Read more…
Then a tree monster visits him and turns his life totally upside down. The Sun (2016)It was one of those times where your life turns upside down in an instant. The Sun (2016)This sector could be one of the few to see an upside from the current economic uncertainty. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It is this relationship that has turned my life upside down - in a good way. Times, Sunday Times (2016)UPSIDE There is potential to extend the property. Times, Sunday Times (2016)She has also battled personality problems since the movie turned her life upside down. The Sun (2010)The front room was tipped upside down. The Sun (2006) See their faces upside down and you cannot recognize your own mother. O'Keeffe, John Your One Week Way to Mind-Fitness (1994)There is a lot of upside potential. Times, Sunday Times (2006)My life was turned upside down because of him. The Sun (2013)Hard to see much upside at this stage. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The jury is out on what will happen but there is still some upside potential. Times, Sunday Times (2006)In a few days her life was turned upside down. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The bank appears to be giving up any potential upside on recovery in fair value of assets. Times, Sunday Times (2009)One potential upside is that it may bring an unusual life story closer to publication. Times, Sunday Times (2006)There might be a bit of a lag before seeing any significant upside from the sporting action next year. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The distressed bird of prey was hanging upside down after leather straps on its legs became wound round a branch. The Sun (2010)She chooses to see the upside. Times, Sunday Times (2011)You wouldn't hang a landscape upside down. Times, Sunday Times (2008)She's used to having her life constantly turned upside down. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The dramatic rescue reconstructions include a hair-raising tale of a man hanging upside down from a plane. The Sun (2016)They either face being wiped out through nationalisation - or seeing a significant upside if the company survives. The Sun (2009)But putting a value on the upside from the company 's campaign can be little more than a finger in the wind. Times, Sunday Times (2009)UPSIDE The rooms are wide with high ceilings and have an abundance of character. Times, Sunday Times (2015)There's very little upside, especially for the victims. Times, Sunday Times (2009)At 33, there is little upside to his opening the batting. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Upside: Room service comes without a service charge. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Upside: large rooms and scope to extend, subject to planning consent. Times, Sunday Times (2009)

Trends of 'upside'

In Common Usage. upside is one of the 10000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary

View usage over:


Definition of upside from the Collins English Dictionary
New collocations added to dictionary
Collocations are words that are often used together and are brilliant at providing natural sounding language for your speech and writing.
Read more
The moon is at the forefront of our minds as we celebrate the 50th anniversary of Neil Armstrong’s ‘small step’ on 20th July, 1969. This month, we’ve been exploring lunar terminology, as well as looking at how the moon has woven itself into the fabric of our everyday language.
Study guides for every stage of your learning journey
Whether you're in search of a crossword puzzle, a detailed guide to tying knots, or tips on writing the perfect college essay, Harper Reference has you covered for all your study needs.
Read more
New collocations added to dictionary
Collocations are words that are often used together and are brilliant at providing natural sounding language for your speech and writing.
Read more
Collins Dictionaries for Schools
Our new online dictionaries for schools provide a safe and appropriate environment for children. And best of all it's ad free, so sign up now and start using at home or in the classroom.
Read more
Word lists
We have almost 200 lists of words from topics as varied as types of butterflies, jackets, currencies, vegetables and knots! Amaze your friends with your new-found knowledge!
Read more
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.
Read more
13th edition of the Collins Dictionary out now!
Updated with all the very latest new words and senses, this new 13th edition is an unparalleled resource for word lovers, word gamers, and word geeks everywhere. #homeoflivingenglish
Read more
Create an account and sign in to access this FREE content
Register now or login in to access