Erect - Crossword Clue

Crossword Clue Last Updated: 15/08/2020

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Erect.

5 letter answer(s) to erect

  1. develop and grow; "Suspense was building right from the beginning of the opera"
  2. form or accumulate steadily; "Resistance to the manager's plan built up quickly"; "Pressure is building up at the Indian-Pakistani border"
  3. bolster or strengthen; "We worked up courage"; "build up confidence"; "ramp up security in the airports"
  4. improve the cleansing action of; "build detergents"
  5. found or ground; "build a defense on nothing but the accused person's reputation"
  6. make by combining materials and parts; "this little pig made his house out of straw"; "Some eccentric constructed an electric brassiere warmer"
  7. build or establish something abstract; "build a reputation"
  8. be engaged in building; "These architects build in interesting and new styles"
  9. give form to, according to a plan; "build a modern nation"; "build a million-dollar business"
  10. order, supervise, or finance the construction of; "The government is buildi
  1. activate or stir up; "raise a mutiny"
  2. give a promotion to or assign to a higher position; "John was kicked upstairs when a replacement was hired"; "Women tend not to advance in the major law firms"; "I got promoted after many years of hard work"
  3. cause to be heard or known; express or utter; "raise a shout"; "raise a protest"; "raise a sad cry"
  4. bring up; "raise a family"; "bring up children"
  5. pronounce (vowels) by bringing the tongue closer to the roof of the mouth; "raise your `o'"
  6. the act of raising something; "he responded with a lift of his eyebrow"; "fireman learn several different raises for getting ladders up"
  7. put forward for consideration or discussion; "raise the question of promotions"; "bring up an unpleasant topic"
  8. increasing the size of a bet (as in poker); "I'll see your raise and double it"
  9. cause to assemble or enlist in the military; "raise an army"; "recruit new soldiers"
  10. the amount

10 letter answer(s) to erect


7 letter answer(s) to erect

  1. a piano with a vertical sounding board
  2. in a vertical position; not sloping; "an upright post"
  3. a vertical structural member as a post or stake; "the ball sailed between the uprights"
  4. upright in position or posture; "an erect stature"; "erect flower stalks"; "for a dog, an erect tail indicates aggression"; "a column still vertical amid the ruins"; "he sat bolt upright"
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  6. Honest, good, principled, just, true, faithful, ethical, straightforward, honourable, righteous, conscientious, virtuous, trustworthy, high-minded, above board, incorruptible, unimpeachable a very upright, trustworthy man. Righteous, true, upstanding.

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