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upwards

US [ˈʌpwərdz]
UK [ˈʌpwə(r)dz]
  • adv.向上;上涨;向高处;在…以上
  • Web趋向上升;往上;向上地
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adv.
1.
向上;向高处towards a higher place or position
A flight of steps led upwards to the front door.
一段台阶往上通向正门。
Place your hands on the table with the palms facing upwards.
把手放在桌子上,手心朝上。
2.
(数量、价格)上升,上涨,提高towards a higher amount or price
Bad weather forced the price of fruit upwards.
恶劣的天气迫使水果价格上涨。
The budget has been revised upwards.
预算已经上调。
3.
~ of sth
在…以上;大于;超过more than the amount or number mentioned
You should expect to pay upwards of £50 for a hotel room.
酒店每个房间预计至少要 50 英镑。

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