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    go uphill

    Is there any expression "go uphill" meaning the opposition of " go downhill"?

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    Re: go uphill

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    Is there any expression "go uphill" meaning the opposition opposite of " go downhill"?
    Yes! Uphill is the opposite of downhill, and both can be used with "go".

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    Re: go uphill

    thank you for clearing the obscurity hanging on to me, but one thing i just want to make clear is if it is also usable to mean that things are going well in a figurative way when "go downhill" means in the same way that things are not going well."

    thank you.

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    Re: go uphill

    Quote Originally Posted by paris 06 View Post
    thank you for clearing the obscurity hanging on to me, but one thing i just want to make clear is if it is also usable to mean that things are going well in a figurative way when "go downhill" means in the same way that things are not going well."

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    Ah! Not really - if things are gradually getting worse, you can say they're "going downhill", but if things are gradually getting better, I would probably say "Things are looking up"!

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