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Adjective
Rigidly upright or straight
“Houses to the west were built on the narthex of the church, possibly by using some of the erect walls of the church.”
Adjective
Enlarged and rigid
“She desperately hoped that some makeup would be able to disguise the erect pimple on her face.”
Adjective
Raised or elevated in level or degree
Verb
To raise and place in an upright or perpendicular position
“Dr. Saville, the Indian Agent, decided to erect a flag pole in the courtyard of the agency.”
Verb
To put up by the fitting together of materials or parts
“They needed only to discuss where to set everything up, and whether or not to erect a tent in the area.”
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To form or establish something
“The last two decades of experience with student personnel work provide a solid foundation on which to erect new programs.”
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To place or position in a given place or location
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“They would erect a statue of the king in the main square of every city.”
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To design, create, or build
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To fix onto a backing, setting, or support
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To praise someone or something, especially in an eloquent speech or in writing
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To make (something) seem worthy and impressive
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Bring to a conclusion
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To ceremonially place a crown on the head of (someone) in order to invest them as a monarch
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Adverb
In a level or upright position
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