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upstanding

up·stand·ing

upstanding

 
pronunciation:
uhp staen dIng
features:
Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: standing erect or vertical.
definition 2: honest and trustworthy; upright.
an upstanding member of the community
antonyms:
degenerate, dishonorable
similar words:
clean, honest, just, savory, straight
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derivation: upstandingness (n.)