upright; standing straight up one end; not leaning over or lying down
put straight up; set upright
build; set up; establish
"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"
"Raise a barn"
As the sharp sun struck day after day, the leaves of the young corn became less stiff and erect.
出自： J. Steinbeck
He walked briskly down the corridor.., head erect and shoulders braced.
出自： F. King
A spirit as erect as the King's tiara.
The Charioteers..bowed to the Ground, then erected themselves.
出自： A. Gordon