Carroll hopes to erect a plaque in her former home and at the hotel where she also lived.
The original metaphor was: erect a wall to keep the garden of the church free from the wilderness of politics.
Recent immigrants may send money home to relatives for the ofrenda or erect private altars in their new home.
So areas that erect a lot of wind turbines tend to attract manufacturers and suppliers.
In fact, the effort to erect the Obamacare infrastructure is creating a large number of private-sector positions.
erect this within ten feet of a nest, and leave it alone for a few hours.
He was erect, pale and handsome, and his words came without a quiver.
It was under consideration of the house of assembly, some time ago, to erect a covered market, but the proposition was overruled.
She turned away from them, erect in her decision, and went up the path.
It was decided to erect this Temple of Masonry at a meeting of the craft held April 1, 1816.
late 14c., "upright, not bending," from Latin erectus "upright, elevated, lofty; eager, alert, aroused," past participle of erigere "raise or set up," from e- "up" + regere "to direct, keep straight, guide" (see regal).
c.1400, a back-formation from erect (adj.) or else from Latin erectus. Related: Erected; erecting.
erect e·rect (ĭ-rěkt')
Being in or having a vertical, upright position.
Being in or having a stiff, rigid physiological condition.