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Adjective
Rigidly upright or straight
“The trunk is held erect with the spine straight and chest lifted.”
Adjective
Rigid, firm
“She muffled a small moan as his hand pinched her erect nipple through the dress.”
Adjective
Upright
Verb
To form by putting together parts or materials
“More than two-thirds of Jack's mature and sheltered garden will disappear this week when builders move in to erect a wall along Anderson's boundary.”
Verb
To raise and place in an upright or perpendicular position
“But in efforts to erect fire walls against same-sex relationships, the Mormon Church is unparalleled.”
Verb
To put up by the fitting together of materials or parts
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