Definition of uprightness in English:

uprightness

Syllabification: up·right·ness
Pronunciation: /ˈəpˌrītnis
 
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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 honorable or honest; rectitude: there is a general lack of uprightness in these postmodern times

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Word of the day apposite
Pronunciation: ˈapəzit
adjective
apt in the circumstances or relation to something