Bedeutung von “uphold” — Learner’s Dictionary

uphold

verb [ T ] us uk /ʌpˈhəʊld/ past tense and past participle upheld
AGREE

to agree with a decision, especially a legal one, and say it was correct:

The court upheld / the ruling.
SUPPORT

to support a decision, principle, or law:

Police officers are expected to uphold the law.

(Definition von “uphold” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)