up-wells

upwell

[uhp-wel]
verb (used without object)
to well up, as water from a spring.

Origin:
1880–85; up- + well2

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To up-wells
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: up-welling
Next Definition: up-whirl
Words Near: up-wells
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for up-wells
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing up-wells
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature