Definitions For Upgrade


  • The act of improving something (especially machinery) by raising it to a higher grade (as by adding or replacing components)
  • Hardware that provides better performance than an earlier version did
  • The property possessed by a slope or surface that rises
  • A reservation that is improved
  • Software that provides better performance than an earlier version did
  • An upward slope or grade (as in a road)
  • An area or surface that goes upward : an upward slope
  • An occurrence in which one thing is replaced by something better, newer, more valuable, etc.


  • To improve what was old or outdated
  • Give better travel conditions to
  • Get better travel conditions
  • Rate higher; raise in value or esteem
  • Give a promotion to or assign to a higher position
  • To make (something) better by including the most recent information or improvements
  • To choose to have or use something more modern, useful, etc.
  • To get something (such as a seat on an airplane or a room in a hotel) that is better than what you had originally

Is Upgrade a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Upgrade is worth 11 points in Scrabble and 14 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Upgrade in a Sentence

  • A slight upgrade in the roadway
  • The hotel offered us a room upgrade.
  • This course will help you to upgrade your computer skills.
  • They've upgraded the quality of their service.
  • The city is upgrading the sewage treatment plant.

Synonyms for Upgrade

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