Definitions of erect

The word erect uses 5 letters:ceert.

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a. - Upright, or having a vertical position; not inverted; not leaning or bent; not prone; as, to stand erect. 2

a. - Directed upward; raised; uplifted. 2

a. - Bold; confident; free from depression; undismayed. 2

a. - Watchful; alert. 2

a. - Standing upright, with reference to the earth's surface, or to the surface to which it is attached. 2

a. - Elevated, as the tips of wings, heads of serpents, etc. 2

v. t. - To raise and place in an upright or perpendicular position; to set upright; to raise; as, to erect a pole, a flagstaff, a monument, etc. 2

v. t. - To raise, as a building; to build; to construct; as, to erect a house or a fort; to set up; to put together the component parts of, as of a machine. 2

v. t. - To lift up; to elevate; to exalt; to magnify. 2

v. t. - To animate; to encourage; to cheer. 2

v. t. - To set up as an assertion or consequence from premises, or the like. 2

v. t. - To set up or establish; to found; to form; to institute. 2

v. i. - To rise upright. 2

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