Word:

Upset

Up`set´
v. t.1.To set up; to put upright.
2.To thicken and shorten, as a heated piece of iron, by hammering on the end.
3.To overturn, overthrow, or overset; as, to upset a carriage; to upset an argument.
4.To disturb the self-possession of; to disorder the nerves of; to make ill; as, the fright upset her.
5.(Basketwork) To turn upwards the outer ends of (stakes) so as to make a foundation for the side of a basket or the like; also, to form (the side) in this manner.
v. i.1.To become upset.
a.1.Set up; fixed; determined; - used chiefly or only in the phrase upset price; that is, the price fixed upon as the minimum for property offered in a public sale, or, in an auction, the price at which property is set up or started by the auctioneer, and the lowest price at which it will be sold.
After a solemn pause, Mr. Glossin offered the upset price for the lands and barony of Ellangowan.
- Sir W. Scott.
n.1.The act of upsetting, or the state of being upset; an overturn; as, the wagon had an upset.
Noun1.upset - an unhappy and worried mental state; "there was too much anger and disturbance"; "she didn't realize the upset she caused me"
2.upset - the act of disturbing the mind or body; "his carelessness could have caused an ecological upset"; "she was unprepared for this sudden overthrow of their normal way of living"
3.upset - condition in which there is a disturbance of normal functioning; "the doctor prescribed some medicine for the disorder"; "everyone gets stomach upsets from time to time"
Synonyms: disorder
4.upset - a tool used to thicken or spread (the end of a bar or a rivet etc.) by forging or hammering or swaging
Synonyms: swage
5.upset - the act of upsetting something; "he was badly bruised by the upset of his sled at a high speed"
Synonyms: overturn, turnover
6.upset - an improbable and unexpected victory; "the biggest upset since David beat Goliath"
Synonyms: overturn
Verb1.upset - disturb the balance or stability of; "The hostile talks upset the peaceful relations between the two countries"
2.upset - cause to lose one's composure
3.upset - move deeply; "This book upset me"; "A troubling thought"
Synonyms: disturb, trouble
4.upset - cause to overturn from an upright or normal position; "The cat knocked over the flower vase"; "the clumsy customer turned over the vase"; "he tumped over his beer"
5.upset - form metals with a swage
Synonyms: swage
6.upset - defeat suddenly and unexpectedly; "The foreign team upset the local team"
Adj.1.upset - afflicted with or marked by anxious uneasiness or trouble or grief; "too upset to say anything"; "spent many disquieted moments"; "distressed about her son's leaving home"; "lapsed into disturbed sleep"; "worried parents"; "a worried frown"; "one last worried check of the sleeping children"
2.upset - thrown into a state of disarray or confusion; "troops fleeing in broken ranks"; "a confused mass of papers on the desk"; "the small disordered room"; "with everything so upset"
3.upset - used of an unexpected defeat of a team favored to win; "the Bills' upset victory over the Houston Oilers"
4.upset - mildly physically distressed; "an upset stomach"
5.upset - having been turned so that the bottom is no longer the bottom; "an overturned car"; "the upset pitcher of milk"; "sat on an upturned bucket"
Synonyms: overturned, upturned
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