laud, extol, exalt, glorify, proclaim(verb)
praise, glorify, or honor
"extol the virtues of one's children"; "glorify one's spouse's cooking"
exhilarate, tickle pink, inebriate, thrill, exalt, beatify(verb)
fill with sublime emotion
"The children were thrilled at the prospect of going to the movies"; "He was inebriated by his phenomenal success"
inspire, animate, invigorate, enliven, exalt(verb)
heighten or intensify
"These paintings exalt the imagination"
raise in rank, character, or status
"exalted the humble shoemaker to the rank of King's adviser"
To honor; to hold in high esteem.
They exalted their queen.
To raise in rank, status etc., to elevate.
The man was exalted from a humble carpenter to a minister.
Origin: From Latin exaltare
to raise high; to elevate; to lift up
to elevate in rank, dignity, power, wealth, character, or the like; to dignify; to promote; as, to exalt a prince to the throne, a citizen to the presidency
to elevate by prise or estimation; to magnify; to extol; to glorify
to lift up with joy, pride, or success; to inspire with delight or satisfaction; to elate
to elevate the tone of, as of the voice or a musical instrument
to render pure or refined; to intensify or concentrate; as, to exalt the juices of bodies
Origin: [L. exaltare; ex out (intens.) + altare to make high, altus high: cf.F. exalter. See Altitude.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
egz-awlt′, v.t. to elevate to a higher position: to elate or fill with the joy of success: to extol: (chem.) to refine or subtilise.—n. Exaltā′tion, elevation in rank or dignity: high estate: elation: (astrol.) the position of a planet in the zodiac where it was supposed to wield the greatest influence.—p.adj. Exalt′ed, elevated: lofty: dignified.—n. Exalt′edness. [L. exaltāre—ex, altus, high.]
The numerical value of exalt in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of exalt in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
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