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English definition of “upbeat”


adjective     /ʌpˈbiːt/ /ˈʌp.biːt/ informal
full of hope, happiness, and good feelings: Live music and a parade set an upbeat mood for the official opening. → Opposite downbeatHoping and hopefulnessPotential
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