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English definition of “upward”

upward

adjective     /ˈʌpwəd/
moving towards a higher position, level, or value: upward climb/momentum/movement London's shares maintained their upward momentum yesterday. upward curve/trend The market has been on a steady upward trend since the Fed stopped raising rates.upward pressure There are fears that further falls in the dollar will put more upward pressure on eurozone interest rates.
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