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upswing definitions

Merriam Webster's

noun Date: 1922 1. an upward swing 2. a marked increase or improvement <a dramatic upswing in profits> often used in the phrase on the upswing <her career is on the upswing>

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n. an upward movement or trend.

Collin's Cobuild Dictionary

(upswings) An upswing is a sudden improvement in something such as an economy, or an increase in an amount or level. ...an upswing in the economy... Violent crime is on the upswing. ? downswing N-COUNT: usu sing, oft N in n, on the N

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Great Leap Forward, access, accession, accretion, accrual, accruement, accumulation, addition, advance, advancement, aggrandizement, amelioration, amendment, amplification, anabasis, appreciation, ascension, ascent, augmentation, ballooning, bettering, betterment, bloating, boom, boost, broadening, buildup, clamber, climb, climbing, crescendo, development, edema, elevation, enhancement, enlargement, enrichment, escalade, eugenics, euthenics, expansion, extension, flood, fountain, furtherance, gain, greatening, growth, gush, gyring up, headway, hike, improvement, increase, increment, inflation, jet, jump, leap, levitation, lift, melioration, mend, mending, mount, mounting, multiplication, pickup, preferment, productiveness, progress, progression, proliferation, promotion, raise, recovery, restoration, revival, rise, rising, rocketing up, saltation, shooting up, snowballing, soaring, spout, spread, spring, spurt, surge, swelling, takeoff, taking off, tumescence, up, upbeat, upclimb, upcoming, updraft, upgang, upgo, upgoing, upgrade, upgrowth, uphill, upleap, uplift, upping, uprisal, uprise, uprising, uprush, upshoot, upslope, upsurge, upsurgence, upsweep, uptrend, upturn, upward mobility, vault, waxing, widening, zooming



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