verb (used with object), up·scaled, up·scal·ing.
- ups and downs,
- upset price,
- upset the applecart,
- upsetting lever
Origin of upscale
Examples from the Web for upscale
His clothing line that his friend described as “upscale and urban” was a dud.
Residents of an upscale Istanbul neighborhood flocked to their windows this month to watch a neighbor brutally beat his wife.
A few blocks away, dignitaries, including Tony Blair, held court in the upscale Serena Hotel.Rwanda Remembers 100 Days of Terror on Genocide’s 20th Anniversary|Nina Strochlic|April 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And then there were the blankets worn across one shoulder over warm looking coats that gave an upscale apache feel.Art Takes the Runway at Burberry Prorsum Fall/Winter 2014 London Fashion Week|Liza Foreman|February 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And they turned them all into these upscale tourist centers and places for people who live in them as though they are tourists.Why Did Llewyn Davis’s Greenwich Village Disappear?|Andrew Romano|December 7, 2013|DAILY BEAST