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upswing

noun up·swing \ˈəp-ˌswiŋ\

: a situation in which something is increasing or becoming better

: an upward swing

Full Definition of UPSWING

1
:  an upward swing
2
:  a marked increase or improvement <a dramatic upswing in profits> —often used in the phrase on the upswing <her career is on the upswing>

Examples of UPSWING

  1. an upswing of the arms

First Known Use of UPSWING

1922

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