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Synonyms for upstanding

Synonyms for upstanding

directed or pointed upward

having or marked by uprightness in principle and action

Synonyms for upstanding

meriting respect or esteem


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OUTstanding CEO and founder Suki Sandhu said: We are delighted to see Sanjay Bhandari from EY featuring in the inaugural UPstanding Executive Power List.
With a ground plate and a pile the slip-trailed decoration can be made upstanding and stable.
Good players can put the ball either side of you, so it is important to be upstanding until the last possible moment.
Verdict: Although this looks a seller in all but name, Upstanding has had more than enough chances for me, and I'll be very surprised if at least one of the newcomers isn't sharp enough to make her pull out all the stops.
A profound chronicle of how faith in God, prayer, and the community support of a church can be upstanding comfort and provide both physical and spiritual aid in times of trial.
Magistrate Sharon Winter said: "We don't like to see upstanding members of the community, well-regarded doctors, in this situation.
Indiscretion: Otherwise upstanding Martin Landau wants his increasingly bothersome mistress (Anjelica Huston) out of the way.
If I swindled a pensioner out of their life-savings and a year later was crippled by a drunk-driver, hand on heart, who could say that I was more morally upstanding and deserving of greater rights than the drunk-driver?
And it's wonderful to have silly gay movies instead of [being] earnest or always showing upstanding gay role models.
When CE featured him in a cover story years later, Lay exhibited all the characteristics of an upstanding entrepreneur who took justifiable pride in his organization and the people with whom he worked in building it into a global energy trading giant.
Ordinarily upstanding people are tapping in, and many say it doesn't feet Like theft because it doesn't seem to take anything away from anyone.
Water moving back and forth rises and falls in upstanding legs of the U, flows through adjustable louvers that create turbulence and provide damping by turning water motion into heat.
Sid Glazzard, John Griffiths, Alan Knight, Mike Loftus, Chris Rosier and Julian Shellard, all upstanding members of the city's property community, sought to consign their pet hates to Room 101.
The pair of fringes is capable of being biased upward to form a pair of upstanding side wails when placed in an undergarment.
Before long, folks like [Graver] Norquist and [Jack] Abramoff were talking up the virtues of international sons of liberty like Angola's Jonas Savimbi and Congo's dictator Mobutu Sese Seko--all while receiving compensation from these upstanding gentlemen .