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    upgrade - Dictionary definition and meaning for word upgrade

    Definition
    (noun) an upward slope or grade (as in a road)
    Synonyms : acclivity , ascent , climb , raise , rise
    Example Sentence
    • the car couldn't make it up the rise
    Definition
    (noun) software that provides better performance than an earlier version did Definition
    (noun) a reservation that is improved
    Example Sentence
    • I got an upgrade to first class when coach class was full
    Definition
    (noun) the property possessed by a slope or surface that rises
    Synonyms : rise , rising slope
    Definition
    (noun) hardware that provides better performance than an earlier version did Definition
    (noun) the act of improving something (especially machinery) by raising it to a higher grade (as by adding or replacing components)
    Example Sentence
    • the power plant received a new upgrade
    Definition
    (verb) rate higher; raise in value or esteem Definition
    (verb) to improve what was old or outdated
    Example Sentence
    • I've upgraded my computer so I can run better software
    • The company upgraded their personnel
    Definition
    (verb) give a promotion to or assign to a higher position
    Example Sentence
    • John was kicked upstairs when a replacement was hired
    • Women tend not to advance in the major law firms
    • I got promoted after many years of hard work
    Definition
    (verb) get better travel conditions
    Example Sentence
    • I upgraded to First Class when Coach Class was overbooked
    Definition
    (verb) give better travel conditions to
    Example Sentence
    • The airline upgraded me when I arrived late and Coach Class was full
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