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WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2017:

Principal Translations
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upright adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (vertical)vertical adjadjetivo: Describe el sustantivo. Puede ser posesivo, numeral, demostrativo ("casa grande", "mujer alta").
 The way to the toilets was indicated by an upright arrow.
upright advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (vertically)vertical adj mfadjetivo de una sola terminación: Adjetivos de una sola terminación en singular ("amable", "constante") pero que sí varían en plural ("amables", "constantes").
  erguido/a adjadjetivo: Describe el sustantivo. Puede ser posesivo, numeral, demostrativo ("casa grande", "mujer alta").
 The young man sat upright on a chair.
upright adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." figurative (morally good, honest) (moral)recto/a adjadjetivo: Describe el sustantivo. Puede ser posesivo, numeral, demostrativo ("casa grande", "mujer alta").
  honesto/a adjadjetivo: Describe el sustantivo. Puede ser posesivo, numeral, demostrativo ("casa grande", "mujer alta").
 Mary is an upright young woman who always does what is right.
 
Additional Translations
InglésEspañol
upright adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (piano) (piano)vertical adj mfadjetivo de una sola terminación: Adjetivos de una sola terminación en singular ("amable", "constante") pero que sí varían en plural ("amables", "constantes").
 When it comes to pianos, upright ones take up less space.
upright nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (piano)piano vertical grupo nomgrupo nominal: Expresión que combina un sustantivo con sus modificadores y complementos, que forman una expresión compuesta usual, sin llegar a ser una locución nominal fija ("adjudicación de herencia", "despedida de soltero").
 Ned always wanted a grand piano, but he didn't have enough room for one, so he bought an upright instead.
upright nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (vertical support)soporte nmnombre masculino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente masculino ("televisor", "piso").
  estantería nfnombre femenino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente femenino ("mesa", "tabla").
 Linda hammered in the uprights, before attaching the fence panels to them.
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WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2017:

Compound Forms:
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bolt upright advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." colloquial (vertically, with straight back)de manera rígida, de manera tensa loc adjlocución adjetiva: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adjetivo ("de fácil manejo", "a contraluz", "de fiar").
 She sat bolt upright at the sudden sound.
 Se sentó de manera rígida al escuchar ese ruido repentino.
upright format nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (page: tall)formato vertical loc nom mlocución nominal masculina: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como sustantivo masculino ("ojo de buey", "agua mala").
  orientación vertical loc nom flocución nominal femenina: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como sustantivo femenino ("casa de citas", "zona cero", "arma secreta").
upright piano nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (piano with vertical frame)piano vertical loc nom mlocución nominal masculina: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como sustantivo masculino ("ojo de buey", "agua mala").
 At home he had to use his family's old upright piano.
 En casa tiene que usar el viejo piano vertical de su familia.
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Collocations: an upright [container, piano, freezer, unit, vacuum cleaner], was [sitting, standing, walking] upright, [told, asked] her to [sit] upright, more...

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