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  • The earth seemed a long way from him and things on it upside down. Cited from Watch Yourself Go By, by Al. G. Field
  • Then, before any one could stop him, he had turned it upside down over the fire. Cited from The Gold Bat, by P. G. Wodehouse
  • He turned it upside down, but nothing came out, which surprised him very much. Cited from The Arabian Nights, by Andrew Lang
  • If a plate of food is given to them, they hold it upside down. Cited from The Golden Bough, by James George Frazer
  • He had taken up a newspaper, but I am pretty sure he held it upside down. Cited from The Ink-Stain by Rene Bazin, v3
  • I guess it must be, because she seemed to hold it upside down. Cited from Further Foolishness, by Stephen Leacock
  • Holding it upside down, she began to shake it as hard as she could. Cited from Autumn, by Robert Nathan
  • Had there been another bend immediately following we should have accomplished it upside down. Cited from The New Frontiers of Freedom from the Alps to the ?gean, by Powell
  • I can also shift it from one part of the field to the other, and even turn it upside down. Cited from Inquiries into Human Faculty and Its Development, by Francis Galton
  • Not a drop would remain in the tube if I turned it upside down. Cited from The Life of the Fly, by J. Henri Fabre
  • Filling the glass with water, he placed a piece of paper over it, and quickly turned it upside down. Cited from Uncle Robert's Visit, by Parker & Helm
  • The German took down the little leather bag and turned it upside down. Cited from The Firm of Girdlestone, by Arthur Conan Doyle
  • I took out my purse; opened it; and held it upside down. Cited from The Irrational Knot, by George Bernard Shaw
  • He picked up the instrument and started playing it upside-down and backwards.
  • The story goes on slowly like this but one man interrupts the story and turns it upside down.
  • Having done his worst in this way, he then took his picture to a gallery and exhibited it upside down. Cited from Greenwich Village, by Anna Alice Chapin
  • Had there been another bend we should have accomplished it upside down. Cited from Punch, Vol. 156, Mar 19, 1919, ed. by Sir Owen Seaman
  • I said he might, and he shook hands with me again, and emptied his glass and turned it upside down. Cited from Great Expectations, by Charles Dickens
  • I said (in my sarcastic way) that at first they had seemed to understand it upside down. Cited from The Letters of Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Vol. II (of 2), ed. by Kenyon
  • Take a coffee cup and turning it upside down stamp out some rounds. Cited from The Belgian Cookbook, by Various
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