uphold the decision

Definition of uphold the decision

of a court

  1. :  to agree with a decision made earlier by a lower court The appeals court upheld the decision made by the trial court.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to give support to

    :  to support against an opponent

    :  to keep elevated

  1. :  the act or process of deciding

    :  a determination arrived at after consideration :  conclusion

    :  a report of a conclusion

  1. :  to win by being awarded more points than (an opponent)

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a brief usually trivial fact

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