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upbeat

Music
a. a usually unaccented beat, esp the last in a bar
b. the upward gesture of a conductor's baton indicating this
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I am convinced we have forever changed the lives of the kids from UpBeat NYC and know they will be a catalyst for positive social change in the lives of their families and their community.
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Being friendly, outgoing, upbeat, kind, loyal, generous and caring are qualities that make you attractive.
He was one of the most positive and upbeat people in SDDC, always proud to tell the command's story, always having a kind word when ever he saw you.
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There has been an upbeat mood for the whole of the World Cup campaign, but when we do play badly and win, we are a very self-critical bunch and we do have long faces for about 24 hours, he added.
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Since we don't get a lot of upbeat news on Japan these days, let's end here, at one of the council's most optimistic points: "Japan's global influence is not limited to investment.
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With a relatively upbeat tone, Eye of the Whale follows the course of the great migration, and along the way its author tells many compelling stories.
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He finished on an upbeat note--upbeat for me, if not for him and his fellow presenters: "We're going to have a tax cut," he announced.