Upside

Up"side`

(?), n. 1. The upper side; the part that is uppermost.
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2. the benefits; the positive features; -- said of a situation or event that has both positive (good) and negative (bad) aspects.
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To be upsides with, to be even with. [Prov. Eng. & Scot.] Sir W. Scott. T. Hughes. -- Upside down. [Perhaps a corruption of OE. up so down, literally, up as down.] With the upper part undermost; hence, in confusion; in complete disorder; topsy-turvy. Shak.
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These that have turned the world upside down are come hither also.
Acts xvii. 6.
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