Uprightness vs Integrity - What's the difference?

uprightness | integrity | Synonyms |

Uprightness is a synonym of integrity.


As nouns the difference between uprightness and integrity

is that uprightness is (uncountable) the state of being moral, honest and honourable while integrity is steadfast adherence to a strict moral or ethical code.

uprightness

English

Noun

  • (uncountable) The state of being moral, honest and honourable.
  • (uncountable) The state of being erect, or vertical.
  • (countable) The result or product of being upright.
  • integrity

    Noun

  • Steadfast adherence to a strict moral or ethical code.
  • The state of being wholesome; unimpaired
  • The quality or condition of being complete; pure
  • (cryptography) With regards to data encryption, ensuring that information is not altered by unauthorized persons in a way that is not detectable by authorized users.
  • (aviation) The ability of a system to provide timely warnings to users when they should not be used for navigation.
  • Derived terms

    * integrous (very rare)

    Synonyms

    (Synonyms) * honesty * uprightness * rectitude * unity * wholeness * purity * goodness * probity * sincerity * virtue * decency