Definitions for uprightness
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
erect or vertical, as in position or posture.
raised or directed vertically or upward.
adhering to rectitude; righteous, honest, or just.
being in accord with what is right.
(n.)the state of being upright or vertical.
something standing erect or vertical, as a piece of timber.
Usu., uprights. goalposts.
an upright piano.
Category: Music and Dance
(adv.)in an upright position or direction.
(v.t.)to make upright.
Origin of upright:
the property of being upright in posture
verticality, verticalness, erectness, uprightness(noun)
position at right angles to the horizon
righteousness as a consequence of being honorable and honest
The state of being moral, honest and honourable.
The state of being erect, or vertical.
The result or product of being upright.
the quality or state of being upright
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