upright englannista suomeksi
pystyssä, pystyssä oleva
''I was standing upright, waiting for my orders.''
1608, William Shakespeare, ''The merry Deuill of Edmonton'', introduction, lines 1–4
- ''Fab''''ell'''':'' What meanes the tolling of this fatall chime, // O what a trembling horror ſtrikes my hart! // My ſtiffned haire ſtands vpright on my head, // As doe the briſtles of a porcupine.
1782, Fanny Burney, ''Cecilia; or, Memoirs of an Heiress'', volume V, Book X, chapter X: “A Termination”, page 372
- Supported by pillows, ſhe ſat almoſt upright.
1611, (w), Job 1:1:
- There was a man in the land of Uz, whose name was Job; and that man was perfect and upright, and one that feared God, and eschewed evil.
in or into an upright position
2013, Jon Peddie, ''The History of Visual Magic in Computers'' (page 181)
- The video arcade machines are typically in stand up arcade cabinets, although some have been built as tables. The uprights have a monitor and controls in front and players insert coins or tokens into the machines to play the game.
To set upright or stand back up (something that has fallen).