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Meaning of “upside” in the English Dictionary

"upside" in American English

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upsidenoun [U]

 us   /ˈʌpˌsɑɪd/
the ​positivepart of a ​situation: It’s too ​bad we can’t go until ​Thursday, but the upside is that we get to ​stay through the ​weekend.
(Definition of upside from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"upside" in Business English

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upsidenoun [S]

uk   us   /ˈʌpsaɪd/
an ​advantage: upside of/to sth One upside of a ​slowdown in ​demand is that it ​means there is less danger of ​inflation. The ​buildingneeds some ​work, but on the upside it's ​located in the best ​part of the ​businessdistrict.
(Definition of upside from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “upside”
in Chinese (Simplified) 优点, 好处, 有利的一面…
in Chinese (Traditional) 優點, 好處, 有利的一面…
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