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The upper part of a town or city.
To, toward, or in the upper part of a town or city.
Of, relating to, or located uptown.
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(Human Geography) towards, in, or relating to some part of a town that is away from the centre
(Human Geography) such a part of a town, esp a residential part
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up•town(adv., n. ˈʌpˈtaʊn; adj. -ˌtaʊn)
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.
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|Noun||1.||uptown - 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"
|Adj.||1.||uptown - 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 town|
downtown - toward or in the lower or central part of town
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uptown[ˌʌpˈtaʊn] (mainly US)
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adj (= in Northern part of town) → im Norden (der Stadt); (= in residential area) → im Villenviertel; person → anspruchsvoll; bar, club, theatre, store → vornehm; uptown New York → der Norden von New York
adv → im Norden der Stadt; → im Villenviertel; (with movement) → in den Norden der Stadt; → ins Villenviertel
n → Villenviertel nt
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