Causing unhappiness, disappointment, or worry.
- ‘a painful and upsetting divorce’
1The action of knocking something over.
- ‘destruction was done by the breaking of pictures, upsetting of furniture, and chopping down of interior doors’
2The shortening and thickening of the end or edge of a metal bar, wheel rim, or other object, especially by hammering or pressure when heated.
- ‘if your stock is thicker, upsetting will not be necessary’
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