Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • To send, cast, or throw up. Cowper, Iliad, xviii.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • transitive verb To send, cast, or throw up.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb transitive To send, cast, or throw up; deliver; submit.
  • verb intransitive, US, Scotland To ascend; climb up.
  • noun That which is upsent, or sent up; a deliverable.

Etymologies

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From up- +‎ send. Cognate with Scots upsend ("to ascend"), Dutch opzenden ("to redirect, forward"), Low German upsenden ("to send up, deliver (mail)"), Swedish uppsända ("to offer up").

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