Textual thesaurus for "upset"

(adj) disordered, confused, broken

thrown into a state of disarray or confusion

troops fleeing in broken ranks; a confused mass of papers on the desk; the small disordered room; with everything so upset

(adj) distressed, disturbed, disquieted, worried

afflicted with or marked by anxious uneasiness or trouble or grief

too upset to say anything; spent many disquieted moments; distressed about her son's leaving home; lapsed into disturbed sleep; worried parents; a worried frown; one last worried check of the sleeping children

(adj) upturned, overturned

having been turned so that the bottom is no longer the bottom

an overturned car; the upset pitcher of milk; sat on an upturned bucket

(noun) overturn

an improbable and unexpected victory

the biggest upset since David beat Goliath

(noun) turnover, overturn

the act of upsetting something

he was badly bruised by the upset of his sled at a high speed

(noun) derangement, overthrow

the act of disturbing the mind or body

his carelessness could have caused an ecological upset; she was unprepared for this sudden overthrow of their normal way of living

(noun) swage

a tool used to thicken or spread metal (the end of a bar or a rivet etc.) by forging or hammering or swaging

(noun) disorder

a physical condition in which there is a disturbance of normal functioning

the doctor prescribed some medicine for the disorder; everyone gets stomach upsets from time to time

(noun) perturbation, disturbance

an unhappy and worried mental state

there was too much anger and disturbance; she didn't realize the upset she caused me

(verb) swage

form metals with a swage

(verb) trouble, disturb

move deeply

This book upset me; A troubling thought

(verb) discomfit, discompose, disconcert, untune

cause to lose one's composure

(verb) overturn, bowl over, tump over, turn over, tip over, knock over

cause to overturn from an upright or normal position

The cat knocked over the flower vase; the clumsy customer turned over the vase; he tumped over his beer