erectly
adverb see erect I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Erectly — E*rect ly, adv. In an erect manner or posture. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • erectly — erect ► ADJECTIVE 1) rigidly upright or straight. 2) (of a body part) enlarged and rigid, especially in sexual excitement. ► VERB 1) construct (a building, wall, etc.). 2) create or establish (a theory or system). DERIVATIVES erectly adverb …   English terms dictionary

  • erectly — adverb in a straight backed manner the old man still walks erectly • Syn: ↑straight backed • Derived from adjective: ↑erect …   Useful english dictionary

  • erectly — See erectable. * * * …   Universalium

  • erectly — adverb In an erect manner …   Wiktionary

  • erectly — adv. in an upright manner …   English contemporary dictionary

  • erectly — erect·ly …   English syllables

  • straight-backed — I adjective having a straight back a straight backed wooden chair a slim straight backed dancer • Similar to: ↑backed II adverb in a straight backed manner the old man still walks erectly …   Useful english dictionary

  • Endways — End ways , Endwise End wise, adv. 1. On end; erectly; in an upright position. [1913 Webster] 2. With the end forward. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Endwise — Endways End ways , Endwise End wise, adv. 1. On end; erectly; in an upright position. [1913 Webster] 2. With the end forward. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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