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adverb as in honestly

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With hardly a trace of hesitation, the presumably upright judge decides to cover up his son’s crime.

Apple engineered a cantilevered arm on its Magic Keyboard that can firmly hold an iPad Pro or iPad Air at any angle, from upright to reclined, depending on your task or seating arrangement.

In addition to the typical upright position, the seat can lean back to a luxurious 60 degrees.

Gravestones have been set upright, trees planted, benches installed.

He commends a variety named Shalimar, with an upright growth habit and bluish needles.

He would, like Ahab, walk softly; he was not ready to walk uprightly: his forgiveness he would postpone!

After this he saw with both eyes, but till the day of his death he judged uprightly; when he died he went to heaven.

And now I speak unto you the Twelve—Behold, my grace is sufficient for you: you must walk uprightly before me and sin not.

He says no good thing will He withhold from them that walk uprightly.

He is a decent fellow, and one who conducts himself uprightly.


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On this page you'll find 117 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to uprightly, such as: anxiously, attentively, conscientiously, correctly, deliberately, and delicately.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.