Definition of uprightness in English:

uprightness

noun

  • 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’

Pronunciation

uprightness

/ˈəpˌrītnəs//ˈəpˌraɪtnəs/