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English definition of “upturn”

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
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