Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Definición de “upturn” en inglés

See all translations

upturn

noun [C, usually singular]
 
 
/ˈʌptɜːn/
an increase in the amount or success of something, such as a country's economic activity: economic/market upturn There are fears that higher borrowing rates will threaten the economic upturn.an upturn in sth There are still no signs of an upturn in global economic growth.experience/see an upturn Forecasters expect to see an upturn in consumer spending by the end of the year. an upturn in prices/profits/sales a dramatic/sharp/significant upturn a gradual/sustained upturn →  Compare downturn
(Definition of upturn from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de upturn
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definiciones de “upturn” en otros diccionarios

Palabra del día

luck

the force that causes things, especially good things, to happen to you by chance and not as a result of your own efforts or abilities

Palabra del día

A certain je ne sais quoi: French words and phrases used in English

by Liz Walter,
January 21, 2015
It is an odd irony that the more sophisticated your use of English is, the more likely you are to use French words and phrases. Or, to be more accurate, ones you know to be French – words such as ballet, au pair, abattoir, fiancé, café, and restaurant are so entrenched in

Aprende más 

micro pig noun

January 26, 2015
an extremely small pig, bred to be a pet Micro pigs have become popular pets recently, with famous owners including Victoria Beckham, Paris Hilton and Olympic diver, Tom Daley.

Aprende más