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See definition of uprights on Dictionary.com
  • as inleg
  • as inpicket
  • as inpier
  • as inpillar
  • as instalk
  • as ingoody two-shoes
  • as instanchion
  • as incolumn

synonyms for uprights

  • lap
  • limb
  • part
  • pole
  • stage
  • brace
  • column
  • member
  • pile
  • portion
  • post
  • prop
  • section
  • segment
  • shank
  • stake
  • stilt
  • stump
  • support
  • upright
  • dam
  • dock
  • jetty
  • promenade
  • wharf
  • berth
  • buttress
  • column
  • landing
  • levee
  • mole
  • pilaster
  • pile
  • piling
  • pillar
  • post
  • quay
  • slip
  • upright
  • pierage
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How to use uprights in a sentence

After breakfast Oertling came to take me to try the pianos of a celebrated manufacturer of uprights.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
The horizontal strips A should be all fastened together when sawing the notches to fit over the uprights.
THE BOY MECHANIC, BOOK 2VARIOUS
To stiffen the whole structure, a small amount of framework, in the form of heavy uprights, was set in the ground.
THE HOME OF THE BLIZZARDDOUGLAS MAWSON
When erecting the uprights, care is taken to leave two or three bits of branch project at intervals along the length of the poles.
THE RANGER BOYS AND THE BORDER SMUGGLERSCLAUDE A. LABELLE
It was a big log spanning the stream, with a shaky railing nailed to it, made of a long pole attached to several uprights.
SIX LITTLE BUNKERS AT MAMMY JUNE'SLAURA LEE HOPE
They have evinced much ingenuity, he says, in attaching the uprights to the flat timbers.
THE EVOLUTION OF CULTUREAUGUSTUS HENRY LANE-FOX PITT-RIVERS
Made of red cedar and unpolished, the cornices and uprights of them were carved with arabesques in high relief.
THE HISTORY OF SIR RICHARD CALMADYLUCAS MALET
The Master said, Tsang Wen lodged his tortoise with hills on the pillars and reeds on the uprights: was this his wisdom?
THE SAYINGS OF CONFUCIUSCONFUCIUS
Along the sill of the passage may be seen the stumps of uprights which may perhaps have supported a rail.
BELL'S CATHEDRALS: THE CATHEDRAL CHURCH OF RIPONCECIL WALTER CHARLES HALLETT
The uprights on the two sides have their ends bent over and lashed together, forming arches for the roof.
SHELTERS, SHACKS AND SHANTIESD.C. BEARD
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