Definitions for upliftʌpˈlɪft; ˈʌpˌlɪft

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word uplift

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

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Uplift

    up-lift′, v.t. to lift up or raise aloft.—n. a raising or upheaval of strata.

Anagrams for uplift »

  1. pitful

  2. lift up

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of uplift in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of uplift in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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. De Quinto:

    The Coca-Cola Red Disc has become a signature element of the brand, synonymous with great taste, uplift and refreshment.

  4. 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.

  5. Kamand Kojouri:

    "What is the point of a relationship if not to grant two people the very private privilege to uplift one another every day?"

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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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