Erect and Flat


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Erect adjective – Rising straight up.
Usage example: a lone tree remained erect after the terrible tornado had passed

Flat is an antonym for erect.
Nearby Words: erection, erected, erecting, erectile, erector
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Flat adjective – Being neither more nor less than a certain amount, number, or extent.
Erect is an antonym for flat.
Nearby Words: flatter, flatly, flatness, flatlet, flatting
Antonyms for Flat
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tail erect tail flat tail
teeth erect teeth flat teeth
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Flat or Erect. 2016. Accessed November 23, 2020.

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