Definition of erectly in English:

erectly

adverb

See erect

  • ‘In manner Colonel Wayne Everson is dignified and carries himself erectly with a military bearing.’
  • ‘Boule concluded that Neandertal man could not have walked erectly, but rather must have walked in a clumsy fashion.’
  • ‘Many grasses grow erectly, but others flow outward in a graceful vase or fountain shape.’
  • ‘The room had become deathly quiet, each crew member standing erectly as not to further displease their captain.’

Pronunciation

erectly

/ɪˈrɛktli/