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upright

US [ˈʌpˌraɪt]
UK [ˈʌpraɪt]
  • n.立柱
  • adj.直立的;挺直的;竖直的;垂直的
  • adv.竖立着;垂直着
  • Web正直的;支柱;诚实的
Plural Form:uprights  
upright
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adj.
1.
直立的;挺直的not lying down, and with the back straight rather than bent
an upright posture
直立的姿势
Gradually raise your body into an upright position.
慢慢起身,成直立状态。
2.
竖直的;直立的;垂直的placed in a vertical position
Keep the bottle upright.
保持瓶子直立。
an upright freezer(= one that is taller than it is wide)
立式冰柜
an upright piano(= one with vertical strings)
一台立式钢琴
3.
正直的;诚实的;规矩的behaving in a moral and honest way
an upright citizen
正直的公民
adv.
1.
竖立着;垂直着in or into a vertical position
She sat upright in bed.
她挺直地坐在床上。
He managed to pull himself upright.
他设法挺直了身子。
n.
1.
(支撑用的)直柱,立柱,立放构件a long piece of wood, metal or plastic that is placed in a vertical position, especially in order to support sth

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