Antonyms for uprights

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Gilberte had to support herself against one of the uprights of the shed.

Therefore, let your uprights be eleven inches and your shelves nine inches in width.

The manner in which the shelves are supported by the uprights is as follows.

They had neither poles to serve as uprights, nor ropes to be stretched between them.

Its round stem is employed as uprights and rafters for their houses.

Yes, I can see the planks and uprights; it is the guillotine!

Like a flash the knife dropped down the uprights and severed the truss in two.

There were plenty of vines, with which I bound the cross-pieces to the trunk and to the uprights.

Uprights were bending a little here, a trifle out of plumb there.

The uprights are of the same thickness, and about seven inches high.