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Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. lifts

    Ropes which reach from each mast-head to their respective yard-arms to steady and suspend the ends. Their use is to keep the yard in equilibrium, or to raise one of its extremities higher than the other if necessary, but particularly to support the weight when a number of men are employed on it, furling or reefing the sail. The yards are said to be squared by the lifts when they hang at right angles with the masts.--Topping-lifts. (See TOPPING-LIFTS.)

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  1. flist

  2. flits

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  1. Alex
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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of lifts in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of lifts in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of lifts in a Sentence

  1. Justin Rose:

    I think with media dollars being so astronomical these days, and four, five, six guys always being the ones that are being used to promote the tournament, I guess it's just a way of trying to sort of incentivize them, a rising tide lifts all ships, so obviously the whole tour has benefited very much from a group of guys.

  2. Sipho P Nkosi:

    When we kneel before him, he lifts us up with his great hands.

  3. Howard W. Hunter, Speech given in October 1994:

    The path of repentance, though hard at times, lifts one ever upwards and leads to a perfect forgiveness.

  4. Acting Inspector Shane Crook:

    It just sort of lifts the place, a situation like that, it is positive, it's a good result, I think everyone would have been all smiles. ... Police officers like good stories.

  5. Bill Clinton:

    I don't think there's anything sinister in trying to get wealthy people in countries that are seriously involved in development to spend their money wisely in a way that helps poor people and lifts them up.

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