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upper  

EN[ˈʌpə] [ˈʌpɚ] [-ʌpə(r)]
US
Fsupérieur

    Definition of upper in English Dictionary

  • NomPLuppers
    1. That which is higher, contrasted with the lower.
      1. As the restless sleeper here, I'll take the lower berth. You take the upper.
    2. (shoemaking) The piece of leather, etc., that forms the top part of a shoe above the sole.
      1. A stimulant such as amphetamine that increases energy and decreases appetite.
      2. Adjectif
        1. At a higher level, rank or position.
          1. Situated on higher ground, further inland, or more northerly.
            1. (geology, of strata or geological time periods) younger, more recent.
              1. (education) Of or pertaining to a secondary school.
              2. Plus d'exemples
                1. Utilisé au milieu de la phrase
                  • The local Lombarde has blasted upper slopes, occasionally closed lifts and deposited windslab, potentially dangerous to off-piste skiers, on lee slopes.
                  • For instance, about 95% of the observed springtails had either 3 or 4 setae on upper subcoxae of leg 2 (n°6) whereas only 4% had two and one individual had five setae.
                  • Her upper body strength has been improving since she started pumping iron at the gym.
                2. Utilisé dans la fin de la phrase
                  • His shoes were so worn that he was walking on his uppers.
              • Partie du discours Hiérarchie
                1. Adjectifs
                  • Adjectifs incomparable
                  • Noms
                    • Noms Dénombrable
                  Liens Connexes:
                  1. en uppermost
                  2. en upper-class
                  3. en uppercase
                  4. en uppers
                  5. en uppercut
                  Source: Wiktionnaire

                  Meaning of upper for the defined word.

                  Grammaticalement, ce mot "upper" est un adjectif, plus spécifiquement, un adjectifs incomparable. C'est aussi un nom, plus spécifiquement, un noms dénombrable.
                  Difficulté: Niveau 1
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                  Définition: Niveau 6
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