Erect - Crossword Clue

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  1. develop and grow; "Suspense was building right from the beginning of the opera"
  2. constitution of the human body
  3. form or accumulate steadily; "Resistance to the manager's plan built up quickly"; "Pressure is building up at the Indian-Pakistani border"
  4. alternative names for the body of a human being; "Leonardo studied the human body"; "he has a strong physique"; "the spirit is willing but the flesh is weak"
  5. bolster or strengthen; "We worked up courage"; "build up confidence"; "ramp up security in the airports"
  6. improve the cleansing action of; "build detergents"
  7. found or ground; "build a defense on nothing but the accused person's reputation"
  8. make by combining materials and parts; "this little pig made his house out of straw"; "Some eccentric constructed an electric brassiere warmer"
  9. build or establish something abstract; "build a reputation"
  10. be engaged in building; "These architects build in
  1. pronounce (vowels) by bringing the tongue closer to the roof of the mouth; "raise your `o'"
  2. put forward for consideration or discussion; "raise the question of promotions"; "bring up an unpleasant topic"
  3. cause to assemble or enlist in the military; "raise an army"; "recruit new soldiers"
  4. bet more than the previous player
  5. bid (one's partner's suit) at a higher level
  6. cause to become alive again; "raise from the dead"; "Slavery is already dead, and cannot be resurrected"; "Upraising ghosts"
  7. summon into action or bring into existence, often as if by magic; "raise the specter of unemployment"; "he conjured wild birds in the air"; "call down the spirits from the mountain"
  8. raise the level or amount of something; "raise my salary"; "raise the price of bread"
  9. construct, build, or erect; "Raise a barn"
  10. increase; "This will enhance your enjoyment"; "heighten the tension"
  11. cultivate by grow
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  2. 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.
  3. a piano with a vertical sounding board
  4. a vertical structural member as a post or stake; "the ball sailed between the uprights"
  5. in a vertical position; not sloping; "an upright post"
  6. 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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