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upend

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of upend

  1. 1 to achieve a victory over the team won the division play-offs, but was upended in the final championship game Synonyms of upend best, conquer, defeat, dispatch, do down [British], get, get around, lick, master, overbear, overcome, overmatch, prevail (over), skunk, stop, subdue, surmount, take, trim, triumph (over), beat, win (against), worstWords Related to upend sweep; edge (out), nose out, pip [British]; annihilate, blow away, blow out, bomb, break, bury, clobber, cream, crush, drub, finish, flatten, overwhelm, rout, shellac, skin, slaughter, smoke [slang], snow under, thrash, trounce, upset, wallop, wax [slang], whip; cap, excel, flourish, score, succeed; knock off, knock over, overpower, overthrow, subjugate, unseat, vanquish; ace (out), better, eclipse, exceed, excel, outdistance, outdo, outfight, outshine, outstrip, overtop, surpass, top, transcendNear Antonyms of upend fall, give up, go down, go under; collapse, fail, flop, flunk, fold, wash outAntonyms of upend lose (to)

  2. 2 to fix in an upright position we had to upend the sofa in order to fit it into the elevator Synonyms of upend pitch, put up, raise, rear, set up, erect, upraiseWords Related to upend brace, buttress, prop (up), shore (up), support; boost, crane, elevate, heave, heft, heighten, hike, hoist, jack (up), lift, perk (up), pick up, up, uphold, upliftNear Antonyms of upend demolish, flatten, knock down, level, raze, tear down



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