place upright

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: upright - put into an upright position; "Can you stand the bookshelf up?"
lay, place, put, set, position, pose - put into a certain place or abstract location; "Put your things here"; "Set the tray down"; "Set the dogs on the scent of the missing children"; "Place emphasis on a certain point"
stand, stand up - be standing; be upright; "We had to stand for the entire performance!"
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Wrap each orange loosely in aluminium foil and place upright on the edge of your campfire, out of direct flame.
On flat ground, place upright five or six bolts of wood to be split, as close together as possible.
Coat the pears in the lemon juice and place upright in a baking dish.