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"upstart" in American English

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upstartadjective [not gradable]

us   /ˈʌpˌstɑrt/
new and not experienced: Upstart airlines like Southwest are competing today with the established carriers like Delta.
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"upstart" in Business English

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upstartnoun [C]

uk   /ˈʌpstɑːt/ us  
WORKPLACE a company that has only recently been started: The article shows how mature companies can challenge upstarts. Larger drug companies are buying up many of the upstart firms.
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“upstart” in British English

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