Definitions For Uphold


  • Stand up for; stick up for; of causes, principles, or ideals
  • Support against an opponent
  • Keep or maintain in unaltered condition; cause to remain or last
  • To support or defend (something, such as a law)
  • To judge (a legal decision) to be correct : to decide not to change (a verdict)

Is Uphold a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Uphold is worth 12 points in Scrabble and 14 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Uphold in a Sentence

  • He took an oath to uphold the Constitution.
  • They have a responsibility to uphold the law.
  • The Court of Appeals upheld his conviction.

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