verb (used with object)
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Origin of upright
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Example sentences from the Web for uprightness
He shall find that innocency and uprightness in judgment shall hold its feet and make him happy, when jouking will not do it.Letters of Samuel Rutherford|Samuel Rutherford
He is a noble example of what energy and uprightness may accomplish even here.
Having early formed the high ideals of uprightness, no man could ever bring against him the charge of dishonesty.
His uprightness prevented his being sufficiently on the watch against the machinations of parties.Biographies of Distinguished Scientific Men|Francois Arago
You have too much intelligence and uprightness of intellect.The Letters of Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Volume II|Elizabeth Barrett Browning
British Dictionary definitions for uprightness
Derived forms of uprightuprightly, adverbuprightness, noun
Idioms and Phrases with uprightness
see bolt upright.