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up·town

 (ŭp′toun′)
n.
The upper part of a town or city.
adv. (ŭp′toun′)
To, toward, or in the upper part of a town or city.
adj.
Of, relating to, or located uptown.

up′town′er n.
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uptown

(ˈʌpˈtaʊn)
adj, adv
(Human Geography) towards, in, or relating to some part of a town that is away from the centre
n
(Human Geography) such a part of a town, esp a residential part
ˈupˈtowner n
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up•town

(adv., n. ˈʌpˈtaʊn; adj. -ˌtaʊn)

adv.
1. to, toward, or in the upper part of a town or city, usu. the part away from the main business section.
adj.
2. moving toward, situated in, or pertaining to the upper part of a town or city: Take the uptown bus.
n.
3. the uptown section of a town or city.
[1830–40]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.uptown - a residential part of town away from the central commercial districtuptown - a residential part of town away from the central commercial district
city - an incorporated administrative district established by state charter; "the city raised the tax rate"
residential area, residential district, community - a district where people live; occupied primarily by private residences
Adj.1.uptown - of or located in the upper part of a townuptown - of or located in the upper part of a town; "uptown residential areas"
downtown - of or located in the lower part of a town, or in the business center; "downtown Manhattan"; "delinquents roaming the downtown streets"
Adv.1.uptown - toward or in the upper part of townuptown - toward or in the upper part of town
downtown - toward or in the lower or central part of town
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Translations
esikaupunki

uptown

[ˈʌpˈtaʊn] (US)
A. ADVhacia las afueras, hacia los barrios exteriores
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

uptown

[ˌʌpˈtaʊn] (mainly US)
adv [live] → dans les quartiers résidentiels; [go, travel] → vers les quartiers résidentiels
adj [club, district] → des quartiers résidentiels
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

uptown

(US)
adj (= in Northern part of town)im Norden (der Stadt); (= in residential area)im Villenviertel; personanspruchsvoll; bar, club, theatre, storevornehm; uptown New Yorkder Norden von New York
advim Norden der Stadt; → im Villenviertel; (with movement) → in den Norden der Stadt; → ins Villenviertel
nVillenviertel nt
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

uptown

[ˌʌpˈtaʊn] (Am)
1. adv (walk, drive) → verso i quartieri residenziali; (live) → in un quartiere residenziale
2. adjdei quartieri residenziali
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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Catherine Street and spread northward along the corridor, most of the earlier arrivals or "uptowners" lived principally in middle-class enclaves such as Westmount.
Hart influenced his rich friend Samson Simpson to donate 3,000 dollars towards the purchase of a synagogue." In a subtle way, the immigrant author had delivered the message that his community had not only received the uptowners' largesse but also, early on, had returned spiritual value to these American Jews of long standing.
When an enemy gang, the Uptowners, tries to strike a deal with the tribe to exchange a pig for some of the tribe's girls, Wash shoots the pig dead, leaving no question that such an exchange was never going to take place.
While the "uptowners" lived principally in middle-class enclaves such as Westmount and Outremont, new arrivals or "downtowners" clustered along the corridor of St-Laurent Street where they recreated shtetl life.
La quatrieme partie rsussit avec brio a prssenter un slsment crucial de l'histoire juive montrsalaise : la place de la communauts dans l'espace scolaire qusbscois et les luttes quasi incessantes qui l'ont entourse, meme au sein de la communauts juive, notamment entre les uptowners et les downtowners.
It's not that Uptowners still write 12-tone music--they boast that they've transcended the 'row' concept, and they have to boast because you can't tell that by listening.