Thesaurus / erect

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Some have become radicalized by the president’s behavior, meeting fire with fire — from erecting guillotines to accosting Senators to defending violent looters as collecting what society owes them.

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The government said the legislation aims to stop the EU erecting trade barriers between mainland Britain and Northern Ireland if no agreement can be reached on future arrangements for the region.

It would require the region to erect multiple new electric transmission lines through San Diego Gas and Electric territory to power the pumps that get the water where it would need to go.

Like one of Jim Henson’s darker creations, this was a goblin bird with mottled brown feathers puffed out, back hunched, and ear tufts erect and menacing.

It was where people lived and feasted while they erected Stonehenge.

If they could not make such a peace, they were to erect a fort on the Rappahannock River or between it and the York.

His tall, straight form, erect and slim, swung toward them over the ice.

These last combine the erect bush-like habit of growth with the dwarfness of the Cupid.

Simcoe is going to erect a fort in our territories, and the President has declared that he will repel the attempt.

Elsa held the central place, and her little head was erect and proud.

The King's MirrorAnthony Hope

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