upset


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Synonyms for upset

Synonyms for upset

to turn or cause to turn from a vertical or horizontal position

to disturb the health or physiological functioning of

to break up the order or progress of

the act or an example of upsetting

turned over completely

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an unhappy and worried mental state

the act of disturbing the mind or body

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a physical condition in which there is a disturbance of normal functioning

a tool used to thicken or spread metal (the end of a bar or a rivet etc

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the act of upsetting something

an improbable and unexpected victory

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disturb the balance or stability of

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cause to overturn from an upright or normal position

form metals with a swage

defeat suddenly and unexpectedly

afflicted with or marked by anxious uneasiness or trouble or grief

thrown into a state of disarray or confusion

used of an unexpected defeat of a team favored to win

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mildly physically distressed

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having been turned so that the bottom is no longer the bottom

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References in classic literature ?
I saw here an opening to ask him about Jonathan, so I said, "He was almost recovered, but he has been greatly upset by Mr.
I went on, "I suppose this upset him, for when we were in town on Thursday last he had a sort of shock.
Then that chap who flew round Paris and upset in the Seine.
If you are upset because my son won a seat during the elections, get upset if you wish.
As previously determined by the Town Council, one or more upset bids may be received.
So we are totally bemused as to where this upset has suddenly come from days later.
To counter the Time and Money barriers, Gauntlet is introducing a new onsite, jet-based upset training package.
But he said: "We are all upset by what happened in Iraq.
She's obviously upset because of the kind of way that Toni must be feeling and she's not happy really about the fact that a close friend of hers, possibly - I'm hoping today to find out who it was - has betrayed her nationally in such a horrible way.
But, the principles of the upset can be applied to any profession and walk of life.
Upset Indian should watch the recent BBC Panorama programme and he will be shocked that his fellow countrymen exploit young children and poor people in the garment industry.
A report ran pointing out those facts, and assumptions were made that he was upset with his minutes.
He said: "We don't want a big-time Charlie coming in because I don't want to upset the tight team spirit we have here.
That means a satellite in a geo-stationary earth orbit (GEO) will, on average, experience only one upset every ten years.