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commonness

Synonyms:

acceptance, averageness, bawdiness, bawdry, chasteness, circulation, cliche, commonality, commonalty, commonplace.
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upstanding

Synonyms:

adjective
all
solid, upstanding.
elevated
elevated, righteous, bigtime.
honorable
ethical, good, honest, incorruptible, moral, principled, straightforward, true, trustworthy, upright.
respectable
angelical, blameless, creditable, estimable, fair, forthright, good, honest, honorable, irreproachable, law-abiding, moral, noble, principled, pure, respectable, right-minded, righteous, saintly, true, unimpeachable, untarnished, virtuous, worthy.
solid
law-abiding.
virtuous
clean, decent, ethical, faultless, guiltless, heroic, high-minded, uncorrupted, unspotted, unsullied, valorous, Taintless, angelical, blameless, creditable, estimable, good, honorable, moral, noble, pure, respectable, righteous, virtuous, worthy.
noun
honorable
straightforward, upright.
upstanding
honorable, honourable, noble, solid, worthy.
Examples of usage:
  1. A glance in a mirror showed him his sleek hair tousled into an upstanding wig. – The Rough Road by William John Locke
  2. The girl was still clinging to the upstanding roots when Marcel leapt from his seat on the trunk and stood confronting her. – The Heart of Unaga by Ridgwell Cullum
  3. No longer the teams of upstanding mules, with the music of their brass bells, are seen leaving the cellars with their load of the succulent wine. – The Chronicles of a Gay Gordon by José Maria Gordon
  4. But she didn't look even like the sister of this browned, muscular, upstanding child who held Molly's hand so firmly. – Understood Betsy by Dorothy Canfield
  5. Now Princess Sultanam was a kindly foolish woman at heart, much given to impulses, and the sight of the upstanding little boy made her think instantly what a fine man he would make, and that brought another thought which made her sit up delightedly and clap her hands. – The Adventures of Akbar by Flora Annie Steel

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