Definition - upset

Below is the definition for the word you requested, useful for Scrabble and other word games. To find more definitions please use the dictionary page.

upset
  1. an improbable and unexpected victory; "the biggest upset since David beat Goliath"
  2. the act of upsetting something; "he was badly bruised by the upset of his sled at a high speed"
  3. used of an unexpected defeat of a team favored to win; "the Bills' upset victory over the Houston Oilers"
  4. the act of disturbing the mind or body; "his carelessness could have caused an ecological upset"; "she was unprepared for this sudden overthrow of their normal way of living"
  5. thrown into a state of disarray or confusion;
  6. a tool used to thicken or spread metal (the end of a bar or a rivet etc.) by forging or hammering or swaging
  7. disturb the balance or stability of; "The hostile talks upset the peaceful relations between the two countries"
  8. afflicted with or marked by anxious uneasiness or trouble or grief; "too upset to say anything"; "spent many disquieted moments"; "distressed about her son's leaving home"; "lapsed into disturbed sleep";

Crossword clues featuring 'upset'


Other Definitions Containing upset