The act of erecting, or raising upright; the act of constructing, as a building or a wall, or of fitting together the parts of, as a machine; the act of founding or establishing, as a commonwealth or an office; also, the act of rousing to excitement or courage.
The state of being erected, lifted up, built, established, or founded; exaltation of feelings or purposes.
State of being stretched to stiffness; tension.
Anything erected; a building of any kind.
The state of a part which, from having been soft, has become hard and swollen by the accumulation of blood in the erectile tissue.
1971 film by John Lennon
Print in the National Gallery of Art (NGA 49589)
Advection, Affection, Collection, Complexion, Confection, Connection, Convection, Correction, Defection, Detection, Direction, Dissection, Ejection, Election, Erection, Infection, Inflection, Injection, Inspection, Objection, Perfection, Projection, Protection, Reflection, Rejection, Selection
Circumspection, Disaffection, Disconnection, Disinfection, Imperfection, Insurrection, Interjection, Intersection, Introspection, Predilection, Preelection, Recollection, Redirection, Reelection, Reinspection, Resurrection
|Erection (Sexual Terminology)|
Erection in Spanish is Erección
|Example Sentence (Quote)|
" It's not easy keeping an erection with a clown in a barrel in the corner of the room. [makes weird face] Is it, sir?" - Blue Collar Comedy Tour Rides Again