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upend

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishupendup‧end /ʌpˈend/ verb [transitive] 🔊 🔊 TURNto turn something over so that it is upside down→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
upendTables were overturned, chairs upended.Rachaela put the portions into a dish and upended a can of Heinz tomato soup over them to make a casserole.The three women ran up one flight of stairs to the procedure rooms and started upending drawers and destroying equipment.And when Chris Allen was upended in the area, United probably thought they were home and dry.Louis upended the bundle into the rainwater-butt.Thérèse upended the empty bottle she carried, shaking it.
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Verb table
upend
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyupend
he, she, itupends
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyupended
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave upended
he, she, ithas upended
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad upended
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill upend
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have upended
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam upending
he, she, itis upending
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you, we, theyare upending
Past
I, he, she, itwas upending
you, we, theywere upending
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been upending
he, she, ithas been upending
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been upending
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be upending
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been upending
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