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 Dictionary entry overview: What does upending mean? 

  The noun UPENDING has 1 sense:

1. turning upside down; setting on end

  Familiarity information: UPENDING used as a noun is very rare.

 Dictionary entry details 


Sense 1upending [BACK TO TOP]


Turning upside down; setting on end

Classified under:

Nouns denoting acts or actions


upending; inversion

Hypernyms ("upending" is a kind of...):

motility; motion; move; movement (a change of position that does not entail a change of location)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "upending"):

overturn; turnover; upset (the act of upsetting something)

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