Definitions

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  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of upshift.

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Examples

  • I used the paddles on the steering wheel and upshifted, letting the car have its way, coaxing it to higher and higher speeds.

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  • It was cloudy, but still muggy, and the sweat drenched her bike shorts and T-shirt as she upshifted into high gear and began to do some serious cranking on the pedals.

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  • She laughed, plugged the earpiece in and upshifted.

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  • She laughed, plugged the earpiece in and upshifted.

    The Stone Monkey

  • She laughed, plugged the earpiece in and upshifted.

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  • She laughed, plugged the earpiece in and upshifted.

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  • She laughed, plugged the earpiece in and upshifted.

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  • ** Chapter Twenty-eight A motorcycle engine revved and upshifted somewhere in the adjacent canyons.

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  • ** Chapter Twenty-eight A motorcycle engine revved and upshifted somewhere in the adjacent canyons.

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  • Or, to change the metaphor, she upshifted into a gear she only runs in when in a state of complete delight.

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