Definitions for upliftʌpˈlɪft; ˈʌpˌlɪft

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. upheaval, uplift, upthrow, upthrust(noun)

    (geology) a rise of land to a higher elevation (as in the process of mountain building)

  2. uplift(verb)

    a brassiere that lifts and supports the breasts

  3. elate, lift up, uplift, pick up, intoxicate(verb)

    fill with high spirits; fill with optimism

    "Music can uplift your spirits"

  4. uplift(verb)

    lift up from the earth, as by geologic forces

    "the earth's movement uplifted this part of town"

  5. uplift(verb)

    lift up or elevate

Wiktionary

  1. uplift(Noun)

    The act or result of being uplifted.

  2. uplift(Noun)

    A tectonic upheaval, especially one that takes place in the process of mountain building.

  3. uplift(Noun)

    A brassiere that raises the breasts.

  4. uplift(Verb)

    To raise something or someone to a higher physical, social, moral, intellectual, spiritual or emotional level.

  5. uplift(Adjective)

    lifted up

Webster Dictionary

  1. Uplift(verb)

    to lift or raise aloft; to raise; to elevate; as, to uplift the arm; to uplift a rock

  2. Uplift(noun)

    a raising or upheaval of strata so as to disturb their regularity and uniformity, and to occasion folds, dislocations, and the like

Anagrams for uplift »

  1. pitful

  2. lift up

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Veronica Campbell-Brown:

    There are so many great athletes out there and we have to uplift and better promote them all.

  2. John Dehlin:

    It's very heart-warming and encouraging, it was a great uplift after a really trying disciplinary council.

  3. Dorothy Gaiter:

    It's got gravitas, elegance and the perfect amount of yummy uplift that's worthy of the marvelous feat you've just accomplished.

  4. Mickey Mehta:

    Life can be as pink, or it can sink.You and only you can color and uplift it, or let it go down.Transform, transcend, metamorphize; MickeyMize.

  5. Jason Stearns:

    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.

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Translations for uplift

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • povznéstCzech
  • μεταρσιώνωGreek
  • alzar, levantamiento, elevar, trascender, exaltarSpanish
  • متعال‌ ساختن‌Persian
  • kohottaaFinnish
  • élever, exalter, soulèvement, balconnet, transcender, promouvoirFrench
  • elevare, esaltareItalian
  • podnosićPolish
  • поднимать, ободрять, поднимать вверх, поднятиеRussian
  • yükseltmekTurkish
  • піднімати вгоруUkrainian

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