upgrade

upgrade
upgrade [up′grād΄; ] for v. [ up grād′, up′grād΄ ]
n.
1. an upward slope, esp. in a road
2. an improvement in or enhancement of the condition, status, etc. of a person or thing
3. something that has been improved or enhanced
adj., adv.
uphill; upward
vt.
upgraded, upgrading
1. to promote to a more skilled job at higher pay
2. to raise in importance, value, esteem, etc.
vi.
to enhance or improve one's condition, status, capabilities, etc.
——————
on the upgrade
gaining in status, influence, health, etc.

English World dictionary. . 2014.

Игры ⚽ Поможем написать реферат

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Upgrade U — ist ein Hip Hop Song von der US amerikanischen R B Sängerin Beyoncé Knowles im Duett mit dem Rapper Jay Z. Das Lied wurde von Swizz Beatz, Cameron Wallace und Knowles für ihr zweites Studioalbum B Day produziert. Upgrade U handelt von einer… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • UPgrade — Обложка журнала, № 2 (195) за январь 2005 года. Специализация Информационные технологии Возрастное ограничение {{{возраст}}} Периодичность еженедельно …   Википедия

  • Upgrade U — Single por Beyoncé con Jay Z del álbum B Day Lanzado Diciembre, 2006 Formato …   Wikipedia Español

  • upgrade — /apˈɡre(i)d, ingl. ʌpˈɡreɪd/ [vc. ingl., dal v. to upgrade «far salire (up «sopra») di grado (grade)»] s. m. inv. (elab.) aggiornamento □ miglioramento …   Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • upgrade — index ameliorate, amend, elevate, enhance, inure (benefit), meliorate, promote (advance) …   Law dictionary

  • upgrade — (n.) 1873, upward slope, from UP (Cf. up) + GRADE (Cf. grade). The meaning upgraded version is recorded from 1980; the verb in this sense is attested from 1920 (implied in upgrading) …   Etymology dictionary

  • upgrade — (izg. ȁpgrejd) m DEFINICIJA inform. 1. nova verzija već postojećeg programa ili programskog paketa koja sadrži značajne korekcije, nadopune i/ili novitete 2. dopunjavanje stare konfiguracije novim dijelovima; sklopovska dogradnja ETIMOLOGIJA engl …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • upgrade — [v] improve advance, better, boost, elevate, enhance, increase, lift, make better, make strides, move up, progress, promote, raise; concepts 244,700 …   New thesaurus

  • upgrade — ► VERB ▪ raise to a higher standard or rank. ► NOUN ▪ an act of upgrading or an upgraded version. DERIVATIVES upgradeable (also upgradable) adjective …   English terms dictionary

  • Upgrade U — Infobox Single Name = Upgrade U Artist = Beyoncé Knowles featuring Jay Z Album = B Day Released = November 27, 2006 (U.S.) Format = 12 promo single, digital download Recorded = Sony Music Studios (New York City, New York) Genre = Hip hop soul… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”