[ uhp-sahy-kuh l ]
/ ˈʌpˌsaɪ kəl /
verb (used with object), up·cy·cled, up·cy·cling.
to process (used goods or waste material) so as to produce something that is often better than the original: I upcycled a stained tablecloth into curtains.
verb (used without object), up·cy·cled, up·cy·cling.
to process goods or material in this way.
Economics. a period or cycle during which business activity is at a high point: The whole industry has entered an upcycle.
HEED THE VOX POPULI, AND TAKE THIS WORD OF THE DAY QUIZ!
Test your memory on these verbal firecrackers from the week of June 29 to July 5!
Question 1 of 7
OTHER WORDS FROM upcycleup·cy·cler, noun
Words nearby upcycle
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020