Definition for Erect

erect, adv. [see erect, v.]

  1. Stiffly; stationary; without moving.
  2. Uprightly; unbowed; standing tall; with head up; having good posture; [fig.] boldly; with faith; having confidence.
  3. Up; straight; extended; in line; into proper position.
  4. Solidly; firmly; vertically; perpendicular to the earth.
  5. Shamelessly; audaciously; brazenly.

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