verb (used with object)
Origin of upright
SYNONYMS FOR upright
Examples from the Web for uprightly
On another there is a crown resting upon a pedestal, and the words "Si recte facias" (If you do uprightly).Caricature and Other Comic Art|James Parton.
But no—Clara was actually walking steadily and uprightly beside Heidi.Heidi|Johanna Spyri
His face was worn and haggard; latterly his head had not been carried so uprightly as of old.Desperate Remedies|Thomas Hardy
The others conduct themselves piously and uprightly, with the two exceptions of Philip and Ludovic Siliniac.Letters of John Calvin, Volume II (of 4)|Jules Bonnet
They seem to breathe rich promises of that full fruition to which our own lives shall come if we live them well and uprightly.The Quiver, 11/1899|Anonymous
British Dictionary definitions for uprightly
Derived Formsuprightly, adverbuprightness, noun
Idioms and Phrases with uprightly
see bolt upright.