upright / ˈʌpˌraɪt, ʌpˈraɪt /


upright4 个定义

adj. 形容词 adjective
  1. erect or vertical, as in position or posture.
  2. raised or directed vertically or upward.
  3. adhering to rectitude; righteous, honest, or just: an upright person.
  4. being in accord with what is right: upright dealings.
n. 名词 noun
  1. the state of being upright or vertical.
  2. something standing erect or vertical, as a piece of timber.
  3. an upright piano.
  4. Usually uprights. Chiefly Football. the goalposts.
adv. 副词 adverb
  1. in an upright position or direction; vertically.
v. 有主动词 verb
  1. to make upright.

upright 近义词

adj. 形容词 adjective


adj. 形容词 adjective

honorable, honest


  1. Think upright, eye level with your computer, and with your back fully supported.
  2. It will usually be a classic upright, without the ability to transform to a handheld, and with very few additional tools or features.
  3. Very often back problems are caused by a lack of core stability—your core being the muscles around your abdomen that keep you upright.
  4. It provides a base to transfer power between the upper and lower body and gives you the stability to move swiftly and stay upright in unpredictable terrain.
  5. Instead of lugging a heavy upright vacuum out of the closet, you just pop this one off its wall charger and go to town.
  6. As I tried to get upright, I realized with horror that the blood was my own.
  7. He slept in an upright position in a custom armchair, so the reasons for his lying down to sleep are open to speculation.
  8. They look like evil corn silos or upright storm sewers or a trio of escaped steroidal church organ pipes wearing party hats.
  9. So why not keep all passengers in the ‘upright position’ when they fly?
  10. In a dim backroom of a mud hut in Save, 82-year-old Teresa Nyirabutunda sits propped upright in bed by her daughter, Francine.
  11. In shape it is curved, like those things for candles attached to upright pianos, but with a weighted foot to hold it firm.
  12. Mrs. Ducksmith, who had sat with overwhelmed head in her hands, started bolt upright, and looked at him like one thunderstruck.
  13. He had a flashlight gun in his right hand, and a photographer's tripod was propped upright between his knees.
  14. The sick woman had raised herself upright, and was stretching her arms towards them.
  15. The boiler was of six wrought-iron upright tubes, one within the other.