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adjective upset pronunciation in British English /ʌpˈset/
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  1. 1
    very sad, worried, or angry about something
    Why are you so upset?
    They felt too upset to talk about the incident.
    upset about/over/by: They’re all still very upset about losing the case.
    get/become upset: It’s nothing to get upset about.
    really/terribly/dreadfully upset: Poor Bill looked terribly upset.
    upset (that): She feels upset that we didn’t tell her the truth.


a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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