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Related to upsetting: upsetting the apple cart
upsetverb agitate, beat, bother, capsize, confuse, conquer, crush, defeat, demolish, derange, destroy, discomfit, discompose, disconcert, disorganize, displace, disquiet, distress, disturb, embarrass, enrage, evertere, fluster, invert, overpower, overthrow, overturn, overwhelm, perturb, put out of order, quash, reverse, ruin, shock, startle, subvert, subvertere, supersede, tip over, topple, tumble, turn upside down, undo, unnerve, unsettle, upend, vanquish, worst
Associated concepts: upset a lower court's ruling
See also: agitate, annoy, beat, counterargument, debacle, defeat, delay, disaster, discommode, discompose, disconcert, discourage, dislocate, disorganize, disorient, disrupt, distress, disturb, embarrass, foil, harrow, hold up, kill, muddle, obfuscate, override, overrule, overthrow, overturn, perplex, perturb, pique, prostration, rebellion, subversion, subvert, supplant, surmount, unsettled