Definitions For Upset


  • An improbable and unexpected victory
  • The act of upsetting something
  • The act of disturbing the mind or body
  • A tool used to thicken or spread metal (the end of a bar or a rivet etc.) by forging or hammering or swaging
  • A physical condition in which there is a disturbance of normal functioning
  • An unhappy and worried mental state
  • An occurrence in which a game, contest, etc., is won by a person or team that was expected to lose
  • An unpleasant feeling of illness in your stomach
  • A period of worry and unhappiness caused by something that has happened


  • Disturb the balance or stability of
  • Defeat suddenly and unexpectedly
  • Form metals with a swage
  • Move deeply
  • Cause to lose one's composure
  • Cause to overturn from an upright or normal position
  • To make (someone) unhappy, worried, etc.
  • To cause an unpleasant feeling in (your stomach)
  • To cause (something) to be unable to continue in the expected way


  • Used of an unexpected defeat of a team favored to win
  • Thrown into a state of disarray or confusion
  • Afflicted with or marked by anxious uneasiness or trouble or grief
  • Having been turned so that the bottom is no longer the bottom
  • Mildly physically distressed

Is Upset 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 Upset is worth 7 points in Scrabble and 9 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Upset in a Sentence

  • That remark you made really upset me.
  • Don't upset yourself over it.
  • It upsets him that he can do nothing to help.
  • In a major upset, he took the gold medal.
  • Her victory in the election was a big upset.
  • Spicy foods can cause stomach upset.
  • I was feeling upset by the whole experience.
  • There's no point in getting all upset about it.
  • I try not to let her make me upset.

Synonyms for Upset

Antonyms for Upset

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