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Definition of Upsets

Upset
Upset Up*set", v. t. (Basketwork) To turn upwards the outer ends of (stakes) so as to make a foundation for the side of a basket or the like; also, to form (the side) in this manner.
Upset
Upset Up*set", v. t. 1. To set up; to put upright. [Obs.] ``With sail on mast upset.' --R. of Brunne. 2. (a) To thicken and shorten, as a heated piece of iron, by hammering on the end. (b) To shorten (a tire) in the process of resetting, originally by cutting it and hammering on the ends. 3. To overturn, overthrow, or overset; as, to upset a carriage; to upset an argument. ``Determined somehow to upset the situation.' --Mrs. Humphry Ward. 4. To disturb the self-possession of; to disorder the nerves of; to make ill; as, the fright upset her. [Colloq.]
Upset
Upset Up*set", v. i. To become upset.
Upset
Upset Up"set`, a. Set up; fixed; determined; -- used chiefly or only in the phrase upset price; that is, the price fixed upon as the minimum for property offered in a public sale, or, in an auction, the price at which property is set up or started by the auctioneer, and the lowest price at which it will be sold. After a solemn pause, Mr. Glossin offered the upset price for the lands and barony of Ellangowan. --Sir W. Scott.
Upset
Upset Up"set`, n. The act of upsetting, or the state of being upset; an overturn; as, the wagon had an upset.

Meaning of Upsets from wikipedia

- Upset may refer to: Upset (competition), in a competition where a likely winner loses Upset forging, a forging process where a workpiece's diameter is...
- Perry's nickname of Upsetter, after his song "I Am the Upsetter", a musical dismissal of his former boss Coxsone Dodd. The Upsetters were originally Gladdy's...
- The Upsetter is a studio album of Lee "Scratch" Perry productions, released in 1969. The album largely comprises instrumentals from Perry's studio band...
- Upsets: Should I Worry?" Xilinx Corp. "Virtex-4: Soft Errors Reduced by Nearly Half!" A. Lesea, Xilinx TecXclusive, 6 May 2005. Single Event Upsets Altera...
- them to recognize and recover from "unusual attitudes and upset maneuvers, including upsets that occur while the aircraft is being controlled by automatic...
- Upset welding (UW)/resistance butt welding is a welding technique that produces coalescence simultaneously over the entire area of abutting surfaces or...
- An upset occurs in a competition, frequently in electoral politics or sports, when the party po****rly expected to win (the favorite), either loses to...
- of the tournament, their opening victories are almost always considered upsets (to date only one 11th or lower seeded team in the first round won having...
- Upset was notable as the only horse to have ever defeated Man o' War. Man o' War, who won 20 of his 21 starts, faced Upset in the seventh running of the...
- Upsetter Records may refer to: Upsetter Records (Jamaican record label), a record label set up by Lee "Scratch" Perry in 1968. Upsetter Records (American...
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