Definitions and translations for "erect"

Definition of erect

Pronunciation
Adjective
1. Upright; vertical or reaching broadly upwards.
2. Rigid, firm; standing out perpendicularly.
3. Bold; confident; free from depression; undismayed.
4. Directed upward; raised; uplifted.
5. Watchful; alert.
6. Elevated, as the tips of wings, heads of serpents, etc.
Verb
7. To put up by the fitting together of materials or parts.
To erect a house or a fort
8. To cause to stand up or out.
9. To raise and place in an upright or perpendicular position; to set upright; to raise.
To erect a pole, a flagstaff, a monument, etc.
10. To lift up; to elevate; to exalt; to magnify.
11. To animate; to encourage; to cheer.
12. To cast or draw up (a figure of the heavens, horoscope etc.).
13. To set up as an assertion or consequence from premises, etc.
14. To set up or establish; to found; to form; to institute.
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English - English - erect

Pronunciation
v. raise, build, set up, establish
adj. upright, straight up

English - Spanish - erect

Pronunciation
v. erigir, construir, edificar, enhestar, erguir, inhestar
adj. erecto, derecho, empinado, enhiesto, erguido

English - French - erect

Pronunciation
v. ériger, construire
adj. droit, debout

English - German - erect

Pronunciation
v. bauen, aufrichten
adj. aufrecht

English - Indonesian - erect

Pronunciation
v. mendirikan, membangunkan, membangun, membina, menegakkan, mencacakkan
a. tegak, lurus

English - Italian - erect

Pronunciation
v. erigere, costruire, edificare, fabbricare; innalzare; (fig) creare, suscitare, causare; istituire, fondare; (Geom) tracciare; (Ott) raddrizzare; (Mecc) montare
agg. eretto, diritto, dritto; irto, ispido

English - Polish - erect

Pronunciation
v. wyprostować, naprężać, dźwigać, nastrzępiać, nastroszać, ustawiać, postawić, budować, zbudować, położyć, wznieść, naprostować, ustanawiać, wyprostowywać, naprężyć, dźwignąć, nastrzępić, nastroszyć, ustawić, wznosić, naprostowywać, ustanowić
a. prosty, naprężony, wyprostowany, pionowy, stojący, zjeżony, podniesiony, zadarty, nastroszony

English - Portuguese - erect

Pronunciation
v. eregir, erguer, levantar
adj. ereto, em pé, levantado

English - Romanian - erect

Pronunciation
v. ridica, clădi, construi, zidi, edifica, monta, asambla, înălţa, stabili, organiza
a. drept, vertical, picior: în picioare, ridicat, mândru

English - Russian - erect

Pronunciation
г. сооружать, воздвигать, возвести, выстраивать, создавать, выпрямлять, устанавливать
прил. прямой, поднятый, стоячий, вертикальный, торчащий, ощетинившийся, бодрый

English - Turkish - erect

Pronunciation
f. dikmek, kurmak, inşa etmek, kaldırmak, dikleşmek
s. dik, kalkık, dimdik, kalkmış, diken diken, ereksiyon halinde

English - Ukrainian - erect

Pronunciation
v. будувати, створювати, випрямляти, виставити, конструювати, настовбурчуватися
a. прямий, стоячий, піднятий

English - Dutch - erect

Pronunciation
ww. bouwen, oprichten
bn. rechtop

English - Greek - erect

Pronunciation
ρήμ. στήνω, αναγείρω, ιδρύω, ανυψώνω
επίθ. όρθιος

English - Arabic - erect

Pronunciation
‏أقام، بنى، شيد، عدل‏
‏مستقيم، معتدل، منتصب، قائم‏

English - Chinese - erect

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(动) 使竖立, 树立, 使直立
(形) 直立的; 笔直的; 竖立的

English - Chinese - erect

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(動) 使豎立, 樹立, 使直立
(形) 直立的; 筆直的; 豎立的

English - Hindi - erect

Pronunciation
v. सीधा करना, खड़ा करना, तामीर करना
a. सीधा, खड़ा
adv. खड़े खड़े

English - Japanese - erect

Pronunciation
(形) 真っすぐな; 勃起した
(動) 建てる; まっすぐに立てる; 制定する

English - Korean - erect

Pronunciation
동. 세우다, 설립하다, 창설하다
형. 똑바로 선, 곤두선, 발기한

English - Vietnamese - erect

Pronunciation
v. ngẩng lên, ngóc lên, dựng đứng lên, vểnh tai, xây dựng, kiến lập, kiến trúc, kiến tạo
a. đứng thẳng, dựng đứng, dựng lên
adv. dựng
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Synonyms for erect
1. vertical: cocked, standing, straight, raised, perpendicular, upright
2. build: fabricate, put up, construct, raise, upraise
3. establish: found, institute
4. set up: stand, build up, put up, assemble, raise
Verb forms for erect
Present participle: erecting
Present: erect (3.person: erects)
Past: erected
Future: will erect
Present conditional: would erect
Present Perfect: have erected (3.person: has erected)
Past Perfect: had erected
Future Perfect: will have erected
Past conditional: would have erected