how to pronounce upstanding

/ˈʌpˌstændɪŋ/

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upstanding is pronounced in three syllables

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ʌpstændɪŋ

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An example use of upstanding in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… logical thing for any upstanding law …”

meanings of upstanding

adjective:

  1. Standing up.
  2. Honest; reputable; respectable.

verb:

  1. Present participle of upstand.

words with pronunciation similar to upstanding

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