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English definition of “upright”


adjective, adverb [not gradable]  /ˈʌpˌrɑɪt/ us  

upright adjective, adverb [not gradable] (STRAIGHT)

(standing or being) vertical and as straight as possible: He stood upright.


adjective  /ˈʌp·rɑɪt/ us  

upright adjective (MORAL)

honest, responsible, and moral: an upright young man
(Definition of upright from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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