upswing

[n. uhp-swing; v. uhp-swing]
noun
1.
an upward swing or swinging movement, as of a pendulum.
2.
a marked increase or improvement: an upswing in stock prices.
verb (used without object), upswung, upswinging.
3.
to make or undergo an upswing.

Origin:
1920–25; up- + swing1

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upswing
 
n
1.  economics a recovery period in the trade cycle
2.  an upward swing or movement or any increase or improvement
 
vb , -swings, -swinging, -swung
3.  (intr) to swing or move up

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upswing
1922, in golf, from up- + swing. Sense in economics is attested from 1934.
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Example sentences
Exhibitions of robotic dinosaurs seem to be back on the upswing.
Yes, there has definitely been an upswing in the publication of poetry.
My gosh, that's why they've got such a huge upswing.
Close encounters of the predator kind are on a definite upswing and so are
  injuries and deaths.
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