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Translation of "upper" - English-Spanish dictionary

upper

adjective   /ˈʌp·ər/
B1 at a higher position de arriba, alto, superior an upper floor the upper lip
(Definition of upper from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

upper

adjective /ˈapə/
higher in position, rank etc superior the upper floors of the building He has a scar on his upper lip.
uppermost adjective
highest 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.
(Definition of upper from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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