upriver

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adverb or adjective up·riv·er \ˈəp-ˈri-vər\

Definition of upriver

  1. :  toward or at a point nearer the source of a river

1774

First Known Use of upriver

1774


UPRIVER Defined for English Language Learners

upriver

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adverb or adjective up·riv·er \ˈəp-ˈri-vər\

Definition of upriver for English Language Learners

  • : toward the start of a river

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