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    #1

    There was an upside.

    Can anybody tell me what does this idiom mean?

    Thanks in advance!

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    #2

    Re: There was an upside.

    There was a favourable aspect...a positive feeling...a benefit.

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    #3

    Re: There was an upside.

    Thanks for your answer. Now I understand.

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    Re: There was an upside.

    Quote Originally Posted by Evelyn1428 View Post
    Can anybody tell me what does this idiom mean?

    Thanks in advance!
    The phrase is usually used to introduce a positive aspect of a situation, in contrast to a negative one. "Although I had to take a week off without pay, the upside was that I got a lot of rest."

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