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The very word for animal, for example, tiracchana or "horizontal goer"--a being walking parallel to the earth and not erectly like humans--is a derogatory and unedifying term.
Many flowers are classic nodding types: others are borne erectly on stems.
Berezhinsky followed him in, carrying a slender chair with a delicate back, and the old man sat in it erectly, several feet from the fixer, holding the cane in gray-mittened hands.
The triple rapier machinery features three shuttles or "shots" which make every yarn stand erectly.