By the time the first stimulus package has spent its wad, we can hope the economy will be on the uptick.
The once-safe streets of Egypt have seen an uptick in theft, sexual assault, and weapons-related violence.
Regarding Muslims, we have clearly seen in recent times an uptick in anti—Muslim bigotry.
In prisonRelated Terms
[1924+; fr the fact that Ossining Correctional Facility, formerly called Sing Sing, is up the Hudson River from New York City; from 1891 the term referred only to Sing Sing]