Definition of uprightness in English:

uprightness

Line breaks: up¦right|ness
Pronunciation: /ˈʌprʌɪtnəs
 
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noun

[mass 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 honourable or honest; rectitude: there is a general lack of uprightness in these postmodern times

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