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Main Entry: 1upĚright
1 a : 1VERTICAL
2 <an upright
posture> b :
having the main axis or a main part perpendicular2 :
living by high moral standards : HONORABLE
- upĚrightĚness nounsynonyms UPRIGHT
mean having or showing a great concern for what is right. UPRIGHT
suggests having high moral standards in all areas of life <an upright
person whose life was an example to the whole town>. HONEST
suggests dealing with others in a fair and truthful way <an honest
merchant who would not cheat anyone>. JUST
stresses that one's fairness comes from conscious choice and is practiced steadily <a just
principal who knows she must treat all students equally>.