upheaval, uplift, upthrow, upthrust(noun)
(geology) a rise of land to a higher elevation (as in the process of mountain building)
a brassiere that lifts and supports the breasts
elate, lift up, uplift, pick up, intoxicate(verb)
fill with high spirits; fill with optimism
"Music can uplift your spirits"
lift up from the earth, as by geologic forces
"the earth's movement uplifted this part of town"
lift up or elevate
The act or result of being uplifted.
A tectonic upheaval, especially one that takes place in the process of mountain building.
A brassiere that raises the breasts.
To raise something or someone to a higher physical, social, moral, intellectual, spiritual or emotional level.
to lift or raise aloft; to raise; to elevate; as, to uplift the arm; to uplift a rock
a raising or upheaval of strata so as to disturb their regularity and uniformity, and to occasion folds, dislocations, and the like
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
up-lift′, v.t. to lift up or raise aloft.—n. a raising or upheaval of strata.
The numerical value of uplift in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of uplift in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
There are so many great athletes out there and we have to uplift and better promote them all.
It's very heart-warming and encouraging, it was a great uplift after a really trying disciplinary council.
It's got gravitas, elegance and the perfect amount of yummy uplift that's worthy of the marvelous feat you've just accomplished.
Many look to Katumbi as someone who can uplift the Congo's reputation and Congolese dignity after years and years of humiliation, here's a man who's been able to make a Congolese team famous across the continent.
“We are drawn to the Harlem Renaissance because of the hope for black uplift and interracial interaction and empathy that it embodied and because there is a certain element of romanticism associated with the era’s creativity, its seemingly larger-than-life heroes and heroines, and its most brilliantly lit terrain, Harlem, USA.”
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Translations for uplift
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- alzar, levantamiento, elevar, trascender, exaltarSpanish
- متعال ساختنPersian
- élever, exalter, soulèvement, balconnet, transcender, promouvoirFrench
- elevare, esaltareItalian
- поднимать, ободрять, поднимать вверх, поднятиеRussian
- піднімати вгоруUkrainian
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