Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To direct.
  • v. To impute.
  • adj. Lifted up; raised; erect.
  • adj. Attentive, like a person listening.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Lifted up; raised; erect.
  • adj. Attentive, as a person listening.
  • transitive v. To direct.
  • transitive v. To impute.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To raise or lift up; make erect.
  • To direct.
  • To impute.
  • Erect; erected.
  • Attentive, as a person listening.
  • In botany, pointing upward; brought into an upright position. A. Gray.

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