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How to use upturned in a sentence
Gould’s video showed an air bubble trapped along the creature’s upturned belly.Some beetles walk along the underside of the water’s surface | Jake Buehler | July 29, 2021 | Science News For Students
In addition to a thicker heel, they have a very pronounced rocker, or upturned toe.
Having no context from previous experience in our lifetimes, it seemed impossible that life would be upturned worldwide as indeed it has been.BrightEdge launches market insights and shares updates on new purchasing behaviors | Jim Yu | October 9, 2020 | Search Engine Watch
But, as the crinkled and upturned noses of the techie rich attest, the city has an abundance of street people.Clean Crack Pipes for All! San Francisco’s Final Social Justice Frontier | Michael Daly | January 31, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Atop her head sat an upturned, dented little metal bucket—recycling turned into millinery.Paris Fashion Week: Redefining Femininity at Comme des Garçons and Rick Owens | Robin Givhan | September 30, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
As Winslet tried to keep her mouth upturned, Rinna frantically back-pedaled, deeming her the most beautiful woman at ceremony.
She was the observer, not us, which she underlined by bringing out a camera and photographing the upturned crowd.
Tears were so ready and came first into my closed eyes and then spilled vividly on my upturned—by him—cheeks.
Upon his knees then, he lingered, while I rained blow after blow upon his upturned face.The Homesteader | Oscar Micheaux
The light fell full upon the dead, upturned face of Sir Alister Moeran.Uncanny Tales | Various
It is the picture of a girl, crouching in a kneeling position, all the agony of death showing clearly in her upturned eyes.Uncanny Tales | Various
The best throw, called the Venus, only happened when each of the upturned surfaces presented different units.A Cursory History of Swearing | Julian Sharman
He was conscious of a lovely face with red, curling lips upturned to his, of liquid eyes, and a soft mouth wreathed in smiles.Menotah | Ernest G. Henham