in a vertical position
"the ball sailed between the uprights"
"an upright post"
"a genuinely good person"
"a just cause"
"an upright and respectable man"
"an erect stature"
"erect flower stalks"
"for a dog, an erect tail indicates aggression"
"a column still vertical amid the ruins"
"he sat bolt upright"
The thousand white stones, some slanting, others upright, the decayed wreaths.
出自： V. Woolf
They reared up..on their hind limbs and began to walk upright.
出自： F. Hoyle
Mary woke with a shout..and sat upright in bed.
出自： I. McEwan
The Captain held his sword blade upright, almost at the salute.
出自： B. Cornwell
The seat will keep your child upright and prevent him from tipping over.