Found 3 items, similar to erect.
English → Indonesian
conggok, membangunkan, membatang, mencacakkan, mendirikan, tegak
English → English
adj 1: upright in position or posture; “an erect stature”
; “for a dog, an erect tail indicates
; “a column still vertical amid the ruins”
“he sat bolt upright”
2: of sexual organs; stiff and rigid [syn: tumid
v 1: construct, build, or erect; “Raise a barn”
, put up
] [ant: level
2: cause to rise up [syn: rear
English → English
, a. [L. erectus, p. p. of erigere to erect; e
out + regere to lead straight. See Right
, and cf. Alert
1. Upright, or having a vertical position; not inverted; not
leaning or bent; not prone; as, to stand erect.
Two of far nobler shape, erect and tall. --Milton.
Among the Greek colonies and churches of Asia,
Philadelphia is still erect -- a column of ruins.
2. Directed upward; raised; uplifted.
His piercing eyes, erect, appear to view
Superior worlds, and look all nature through.
3. Bold; confident; free from depression; undismayed.
But who is he, by years
Bowed, but erect in heart? --Keble.
4. Watchful; alert.
Vigilant and erect attention of mind. --Hooker.
5. (Bot.) Standing upright, with reference to the earth's
surface, or to the surface to which it is attached.
6. (Her.) Elevated, as the tips of wings, heads of serpents,
, v. i.
To rise upright. [Obs.]
By wet, stalks do erect. --Bacon.
, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Erected
; p. pr. & vb. n.
1. 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. 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.
3. To lift up; to elevate; to exalt; to magnify.
That didst his state above his hopes erect.
I, who am a party, am not to erect myself into a
4. To animate; to encourage; to cheer.
It raiseth the dropping spirit, erecting it to a
loving complaisance. --Barrow.
5. To set up as an assertion or consequence from premises, or
the like. “To erect conclusions.”
--Sir T. Browne.
“Malebranche erects this proposition.”
6. To set up or establish; to found; to form; to institute.
“To erect a new commonwealth.”
(Mach.), a place where large machines, as
engines, are put together and adjusted.
Syn: To set up; raise; elevate; construct; build; institute;