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1vertical; erect:the posts must be in an upright position (of a piano) having vertical strings. greater in height than breadth:an upright freezer denoting a device designed to be used in a vertical position:an upright vacuum cleaner 2(of a person or their behavior) strictly honorable or honest:an upright member of the community
in or into a vertical position:she was sitting upright in bed
1a post or rod fixed vertically, especially as a structural support:the stone uprights of the parapet
) Football the vertical posts extending up from the crossbar of the goalpost, between which a field goal must pass to score.