Die Übersetzung von "uphold" - Englisch-Spanisch-Wörterbuch


verb uk /ʌpˈhəʊld/ us /ʌpˈhoʊld/ upheld

to defend or keep a principle or law, or to say that a decision that has already been made, especially a legal one, is correct

defender, mantener
As a police officer you are expected to uphold the law.
Judge Davis upheld the county court’s decision.

(Die Übersetzung von "uphold" von Cambridge Englisch-Spanisch-Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)


verb /apˈhəuld/ (past tense, past participle upheld /-ˈheld/)

to support (a person’s action)

His family upholds (him in) his present action.

to confirm (eg a claim, legal judgement etc)

The decision of the judge was upheld by the court.

to maintain (eg a custom)

The old traditions are still upheld in this village.

(Die Übersetzung von "uphold" von PASSWORT Englisch-Spanisch-Wörterbuch © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)