- 1. 垂直；筆直 The gardener used a stake to support the uprightness of the fragile plant. 這位園丁用了一個木柱將這株嬌嫩的植物撐直。
- 2. 正直；誠實 My grandfather was venerable for his age, his uprightness, and sagacity. 我祖父以他的年長，正直和睿智而受人尊敬。
...:-If your friend wants a morality proverb for the rightness(=uprightness in TW) or honesty of behaviour of an action proverb-reading like...
... to achieve the goal I shall win the reliance from the others through uprightness, objectivity and practical actions.
..., Courteousness義 Justice 廉 Integrity, Uprightness 恕 Forgiveness, Forbearance仁 Charity, ...