verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
Origin of upturn
Examples from the Web for upturn
If your 11-year-old mocks you by making a cawing voice, upturn his dinner plate and mock his mocking voice.It’s Not Just the Vaccines. Jenny McCarthy’s New Book Offers More ‘Lessons’|Tim Teeman|April 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But those most dramatically affected by the “amazing” upturn are people who write comic novels and blog for The Daily Beast.
They upturn with rapidity and completeness, led by a shameless hog of a rooster.A Woman Named Smith|Marie Conway Oemler
In other words, what you wish to point out is that the Commerce Street ramp takes an upturn about half way up the ramp?Warren Commission (12 of 26): Hearings Vol. XII (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
But directly came the upturn of February, and poor Borrel was again broken in business, and thrice broken in spirit.
Novelties are for those who seek to upturn the verdicts of past ages by offering something new, rather than what is true.Beacon Lights of History, Volume III|John Lord
At length the people rose in wrath and began to upturn the government and try to set up a new state of things.The Childrens' Story of the War, Volume 1 (of 10)|James Edward Parrott