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upright

adjective (MORAL)
道德上的
 
 
/ˈʌp.raɪt/ approving
honest, responsible and moral
诚实的;负责的;正直的
She behaved as any upright citizen would have under the circumstances.
她在这种情况下的做法和所有正直公民一样。
Honesty, openness and sincerityVirtue and moral good
(Definition of upright adjective (MORAL) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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