erectness erectness

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the property of being upright in posture
  2. (n) position at right angles to the horizon

Usage(s):

  1. The severe planes of her face, the military erectness of her posture, the snarl she puts in her voice, all give an irresistible insolence to China's first international star actress.
  2. The Stimson stature is slight but sturdy, carried with ramrod erectness.
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untenable untenable
/ən ˈtɛ nə bəl /