One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1The state of being in a vertical position.‘steadying himself, he slowly managed to achieve a state of relative uprightness’
2The condition or quality of being honorable or honest; rectitude.‘there is a general lack of uprightness in these postmodern times’rectitude, decency, integrity, principle, honesty, honour, honourableness, upstandingness, respectability, high-mindedness, right-mindedness, worthiness, morality, righteousness, goodness, virtue, moral virtue, ethics, principles, correctness, probity, trustworthiness, truthfulness, good character, scrupulousness, nobility, conscientiousness, incorruptibility, fairness, equity, justiceView synonyms
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