Sentence Examples with the word upright

In him the Boers, not only in the Free State but in the whole of South Africa, lost one of the most enlightened and most upright rulers and leaders they have ever had.

The larger variety of the race has a sharp muzzle, upright pointed ears, and a bushy tail generally carried over the back.

At other times the ceremonial was more mysterious and symbolical, as in the feast of the raising of the Ded-column when a column of the kind was drawn by cords into an upright position.

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In the order Pseudaxonia the colonies are upright and branched, consisting of a number of short zooids whose proximal ends are imbedded in a coenenchyma containing numerous ramifying solenia and spicules.

In the upright walls of these galleries loculi were cut as needed to receive the dead.

The people are described as being of small stature with dark yellow complexions; they were fierce in appearance, but upright and studious.

But Dean's first priority was his wife Cynthia and he continued to jog, forced to concentrate on his footing if he were to remain upright in the gathering snow.

The top was clean except for accessories and a few letters standing upright in a sorter.

The comminuted seed is placed inside a vessel connected with an upright refrigerator on trays or baskets, and is surrounded there by the volatile solvent.

Anatole was sitting upright in the classic pose of military dandies, the lower part of his face hidden by his beaver collar and his head slightly bent.