look up any word, like blumpkin:
 
1.
When you are flying economy on a near empty flight and can lay across an entire row of seats.
I got a ghetto upgrade on my flight to Bangkok and was able to sleep most of the way.
by the booniepepper April 13, 2009
11424 1467
 
2.
To get a better quality product or more quantity of that product for the regular price, particularly when you are at a fast food restaurant or when requesting sexual deeds from prostitutes.
I ordered a small drink, and asked for the ghetto-upgrade, and received a large for the small price.

La-tisha gave me da full ryde fo da price of a lil somethin' somethin'. Dat shit was a ghetto-upgrade!!
by ghetto upgrade vince June 06, 2009
50 39
 
3.
to upgrade the ghetto
our area was so fucked up so they did a ghetto upgrade and now we have a supermarket
by pseudo nymmm April 16, 2009
90 220