Erect - definition, pronunciation, transcription
She sat erect, listening for her name.
...a lone tree remained erect after the terrible tornado had passed...
The city erected a statue in his honor.
They erected a marker over the grave.
Martin stood erect on the platform.
Police have erected barriers across the main roads into the town.
It took a couple of hours to erect the tent.
Her legs were long and fine, her hips slender, her carriage erect.
The main structure takes only about 40 man-hours to erect.
present participle: erecting
past tense: erected
past participle: erected