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Definitions of "erect"

  • Being in a vertical, upright position. adjective
  • Being in a stiff, rigid physiological condition. adjective
  • To construct by assembling. transitive verb
  • To raise to a rigid or upright condition. transitive verb
  • To fix in an upright position. transitive verb
  • To set up; establish. transitive verb
  • To construct (a perpendicular, for example) from or on a given base. transitive verb
  • Having an upright posture; standing; directed upward; raised; uplifted.
  • Specifically— In heraldry, set vertically in some unusual way: thus, a boar's head charged with the muzzle or snout uppermost, pointing to the top of the field, is said to be erect.
  • In botany, vertical throughout; not spreading or declined; upright: as, an erect stem; an erect leaf or ovule.
  • In entomology, upright: applied to hairs, spines, etc., when they are nearly but not quite at right angles to the surface or margin on which they are situated. In this sense distinguished from perpendicular or vertical.
  • Hence Upright and firm; bold.
  • Intent; alert.
  • To raise and set in an upright or perpendicular position; set up; raise up: as, to erect a telegraph-pole or a flagstaff.
  • To raise, as a building; build; construct: as, to erect a house or a temple; to erect a fort.
  • To set up or establish; found; form; frame: as, to erect a kingdom or commonwealth; to erect a new system or theory.
  • To raise from a lower level or condition to a higher; elevate; exalt; lift up.
  • To animate; encourage.
  • To advance or set forth; propound.

The word "erect" in example sentences

The former word also means _he will establish_, or _plant in an erect position_ -- from the verb [Hebrew] _Kūn, he stood erect_.. [Morals and Dogma of the Ancient and Accepted Scottish Rite of Freemasonry]

She has walked and walked, in erect dignity – with a child on her back and a load on her head.. [The Nobel Peace Prize 2004]

From the wing came a high grinding noise; through her porthole she saw the flaps strain erect, exposing their valves, and the vast tapering wing, with its indifferent little aerial at the very tip and its aluminum segments stenciled with warnings to mechanics, seem to stand on end; the intricate stiff entity of it was heeling beyond any angle of possible recovery.. [Varieties of Religious Experience]

From the wing came a high grinding noise; through her porthole she saw the flaps strain erect, exposing their valves, and the vast tapering wing, with its indifferent little aerial at the very tip and its aluminum segments stenciled with warnings to mechanics, seem to stand on end; the intricate stiff entity of it was heeling beyond any angle of possible recovery.. [Varieties of Religious Experience]

When the news, if you can call an erect penis news, exploded on to the Twittersphere, and then the blogosphere, and then into what another prominent American politician calls the "lamestream" media, Weiner seemed a bit confused.. [Christina Patterson: Sex, Drugs, Twitter -- and Anthony Weiner]

In the fall it dries out but the stalks remain erect.. [SVGL Needs You!]

When the news, if you can call an erect penis news, exploded on to the Twittersphere, and then the blogosphere, and then into what another prominent American politician calls the "lamestream" media, Weiner seemed a bit confused.. [Christina Patterson: Sex, Drugs, Twitter -- and Anthony Weiner]

When the news, if you can call an erect penis news, exploded on to the Twittersphere, and then the blogosphere, and then into what another prominent American politician calls the "lamestream" media, Weiner seemed a bit confused.. [Christina Patterson: Sex, Drugs, Twitter -- and Anthony Weiner]

If we are to assume that each little yellow member is 4.5 inches when erect, that is still 12,000,000feet of fallow penises, or 2,273 miles of unused little dinks.. [32 million extra males.]

Fate was tempting me and it was only a testament to my iron will that I did not succumb...and to the fact that in my experience, men who start out a bit on the smaller side often grow to be bigger than average once erect, which is what's important, after all.. [Members Only]

Fate was tempting me and it was only a testament to my iron will that I did not succumb...and to the fact that in my experience, men who start out a bit on the smaller side often grow to be bigger than average once erect, which is what's important, after all.. [Archive 2008-08-01]

It is called Tapacolo, or "cover your posterior;" and well does the shameless little bird deserve its name; for it carries its tail more than erect, that is, inclined backwards towards its head.. [Journal of researches into the geology and natural history of the various countries visited by H.M.S. Beagle]

It is called Tapacolo, or "cover your posterior;" and well does the shameless little bird deserve its name; for it carries its tail more than erect, that is, inclined backwards towards its head.. [Journal of researches into the geology and natural history of the various countries visited by H.M.S. Beagle]

Two hands held the sword erect: wide shoulders held proud and straight, and above them a head - The face of one who could summon storms, bind wind and water to his will, yet who disdained to take power for his own de-sires.. [Here Abide Monsters]

If it is found to be erect, that is, at right angles to the intestine, it is considered a favorable omen but if found in a horizontal or supine position with reference to the intestine, it is said to be highly inauspicious.. [The Manóbos of Mindanáo Memoirs of the National Academy of Sciences, Volume XXIII, First Memoir]

The arms of the city are argent, a cross gules charged on the first quarter, with a sword erect gules.. [The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 9: Laprade-Mass Liturgy]

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