Build and Erect

Build

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Build verb – To form by putting together parts or materials.
Usage example: he spent hours building a model airplane from a kit

Erect is a synonym for build in make topic. In some cases you can use "Erect" instead a verb "Build", when it comes to topics like construct, process, assemble, put together. popular alternative
Nearby Words: built, building, buildup, builder
Synonyms for Build

Erect

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Erect verb – To form by putting together parts or materials.
Usage example: we'd better erect some sort of shelter before these woods are in total darkness

Build is a synonym for erect in make topic. You can use "Build" instead a verb "Erect", if it concerns topics such as activity, process, assemble, put together. popular alternative
Nearby Words: erection, erected, erecting, erectile, erector
Synonyms for Erect

Common collocations

base build base erect base
wall build wall erect wall
building build building erect building
tower build tower erect tower
Other nouns: empire, statue, defenses, buildings, pyramids.

Both words in one sentence

  • The dragons, being borderline Space Amish, are said not to build very many structures, but because they're giant fliers, such buildings as they do erect tend to be very big and tall (but in the ancient past, they did have true cities).
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