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Stand upright


"Stand upright" a.k.a. "Nimirndhu Nil" is a 2014 Tamil action-thriller film written and directed by Samuthirakani featuring Jayam Ravi and Amala Paul in the lead roles. It was produced by KS Sreenivasan's Vaasan Visual Ventures. The film's soundtrack and background score were composed by G. V. Prakash Kumar. Ravi played a revolutionist for a social cause. The film, which was simultaneously made in Telugu as Janda Pai Kapiraju with Nani in place of Jayam Ravi, released on 8 March 2014 and received mostly positive reviews.

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Google previewOxford Dictionary of Proverbs (2015)

by Jennifer Speake

EMPTY sacks will never stand upright Extreme need makes survival impossible. Also used as an argument for taking food or drink (see quot. 1978) D 1642 G. ToRRIANO Select Italian Proverbs 90 Sacco vuoto non puĂ° star in piedi. An emptie ...

Google previewThe Household Encyclopaedia of Business and Social Forms Embracing the Laws of Etiquette and Good Society ... (1884)

Being a Practical Guide to the Preparation of Business and Legal Documents ... Enriched with Full and Carefully Prepared Tables of Reference Containing Important Historical, Biographical, Geographical, Scientific and Other Useful Knowledge ... Forming a Complete and Comprehensive Book of Reference ...

The first practice is to stand upright, with the heels together, raise the arms straight upwards, the palms in front. Bend the body forward until the fingers touch the ground. The knees must be kept straight. This must be practised until a coin can ...

Google previewThe National Encyclopaedia of Business and Social Forms, Embracing the Laws of Etiquette and Good Society ... (1879)

by James D. McCabe

The first practice is to stand upright, with the heels together, raise the ...

Google previewNew American Roget's College Thesaurus in Dictionary Form (Revised &Updated) (2002)

by Philip D. Morehead

Quotations—It is hard for an empty bag to stand upright (Benjamin Franklin), A man should be upright, ...

Google previewA Dictionary of American Proverbs (1992)

by Wolfgang Mieder, Stewart A. Kingsbury, Kelsie B. Harder

An empty sack cannot stand upright. (b) An empty sack is hard to stand up direct.

Google previewLexicon to the English Poetical Works of John Milton (1907)

by Laura Emma Lockwood

stand upright : P. R. iv.

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