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uptown

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adjective up·town \ˈəp-ˈtau̇n\

Definition of uptown

  1. 1 :  of or relating to uptown

  2. 2 :  upscale, fashionable <an uptown dress>

uptown

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1796

First Known Use of uptown

1796


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uptown

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noun up·town \ˈəp-ˌtau̇n\

Definition of uptown

  1. :  the upper part of a town or city; especially :  the residential district

1844

First Known Use of uptown

1844


UPTOWN Defined for English Language Learners


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noun up·town \ˈəp-ˌtau̇n\

Definition of uptown for English Language Learners

  • : the upper part of a city or town : the part of a city or town that is away from the central part


UPTOWN Defined for Kids

uptown

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adverb up·town \ˈəp-ˈtau̇n\

Definition of uptown for Students

  1. :  to, toward, or in what is thought of as the upper part of a town or city


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