upwardly


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up·ward

 (ŭp′wərd)
adv. or up·wards (-wərdz)
1. In, to, or toward a higher place, level, or position: flying upward.
2. Toward a higher position in a hierarchy or on a socioeconomic scale: a young executive moving upward fast.
3. Toward the head or upper parts: bare from the waist upward.
4. Toward a higher amount, degree, or rank: Prices soared upward.
5. Toward a later time or age: from adolescence upward.
adj.
Directed toward a higher place or position: upward movement.
Idiom:
upward/upwards of
More than; in excess of: "the onslaught of upwards of seventy divisions" (Winston S. Churchill).

up′ward·ly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.upwardly - spatially or metaphorically from a lower to a higher positionupwardly - spatially or metaphorically from a lower to a higher position; "look up!"; "the music surged up"; "the fragments flew upwards"; "prices soared upwards"; "upwardly mobile"
down, downward, downwardly, downwards - spatially or metaphorically from a higher to a lower level or position; "don't fall down"; "rode the lift up and skied down"; "prices plunged downward"
Translations

upwardly

[ˈʌpwədlɪ] ADV upwardly mobile [person] → ambicioso

upwardly

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All their noses upwardly projected from their faces like so many jib-booms.
Upwardly they moved without a pause, to dis-appear at last over the summit.
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Growth in the Central Asian region is projected to moderate to an upwardly revised 3.2 percent in 2018 and edge down to 3.1 percent in 2019, as a modest recovery among commodity exporting economies is only partially offset by a slowdown among commodity importers, according to the World Bank's Global Economic Prospects June 2018.
Upwardly mobile blacks and Hispanics are more likely to experience racial discrimination than their socioeconomically stable peers, maintains a study at Ohio State University, Columbus--and that might help explain racial disparities in health among middle- and upper-class Americans, relates lead author Cynthia Colen, associate professor of sociology.
The fact that the World Bank has once again upwardly revised the growth outlook of the Hungarian economy in comparison to the previous estimate prognosticated in the spring report vindicates our economic policy measures, Minister for National Economy Mihly Varga said at the sidelines of the annual meeting of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank in Washington, which the Minister attended as head of the Hungarian delegation.
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