upswept

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adjective up·swept \ˈəp-ˌswept\

Definition of upswept

  1. :  swept upward; especially :  brushed up to the top of the head <upswept hair>

1938

First Known Use of upswept

1938


UPSWEPT Defined for English Language Learners

upswept

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adjective up·swept \ˈəp-ˌswept\

Definition of upswept for English Language Learners

  • : directed upward in a curved shape


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