Glossary of Terms: Becoming Minnesotan

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Definition
unconscious

AdjectiveWithout awareness, sensation, or cognition.

unconsciously

Adverb: Done without awareness.

underclass

Noun:  The poorest class of people in a given society.

undertake

Verb: To take upon oneself; to start, to embark on. (undertakes, undertaking, undertook/undertaken)

unrest

Noun: A state of trouble, confusion and turbulence, especially in a political context; a time of riots, demonstrations and protests.

unsanitary

Adjective:  Not clean; not hygienic.

upfront

Adjective:  Honest; candid; straightforward.

uphold

Verb:  To maintain and support; to defend against opposition.  (upholds, upholding, upheld)

upholsterer

Noun: A craftsman who fits padding, stuffing, springs, webbing and fabric covering to furniture.

uproar

Noun: A state of violent and noisy disturbance.

urban

Adjective:  Characteristic of city life.

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