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upturned

[ uhp-turnd, uhp-turnd ]
/ ʌpˈtɜrnd, ˈʌpˌtɜrnd /
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adjective
turned or directed upward: upturned eyes.
turned over; upside down: an upturned canoe.
having a turned-up end: an upturned nose.
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Origin of upturned

First recorded in 1585–95; up- + turn + -ed2

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