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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Morally admirable.

Usage examples (34)
  • Rydstrom was known as upstanding and good, Sabine as treacherous and evil.
  • And then for the people to exploit it under the guise of being morally upstanding is disgusting — and it embarrassed me because I was a part of it.
  • Didn't he get into trouble by his little guy being too "upstanding"?
  • I wonder if Joe Wilson was one of the "upstanding" leaders who insisted he resign. for more
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