Translation of "upper" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /ˈʌp·ər/ us /ˈʌp·ər/

B1 at a higher position

de arriba, alto, superior
an upper floor
the upper lip

(Translation of “upper” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


adjective /ˈapə/

higher in position, rank etc

the upper floors of the building
He has a scar on his upper lip.
uppermost adjective


más alto
in the uppermost room of the castle.
upper class noun, adjective

(of) the highest rank of society; (of) the aristocracy

clase alta
The upper classes can no longer afford to have many servants
He speaks with an upper-class accent.
get/have the upper hand (of/over someone)

to have or win an advantage over

llevar ventaja, llevar la delantera
Our team managed to get the upper hand in the end.

(Translation of “upper” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)