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Definitions for uplift
ʌpˈlɪft; ˈʌpˌlɪftup·lift

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. upheaval, uplift, upthrow, upthrustnoun

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

  2. upliftverb

    a brassiere that lifts and supports the breasts

  3. elate, lift up, uplift, pick up, intoxicateverb

    fill with high spirits; fill with optimism

    "Music can uplift your spirits"

  4. upliftverb

    lift up from the earth, as by geologic forces

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

  5. upliftverb

    lift up or elevate

Wiktionary

  1. upliftnoun

    The act or result of being uplifted.

  2. upliftnoun

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

  3. upliftnoun

    A brassiere that raises the breasts.

  4. upliftverb

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

  5. upliftadjective

    lifted up

Webster Dictionary

  1. Upliftverb

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

  2. Upliftnoun

    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.

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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

Examples of uplift in a Sentence

  1. De Quinto:

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

  2. Mickey Mehta:

    The best exercise for your biceps would be to uplift the down trodden in this society and bring them to our eye level, who knows your vision might also improve! So lift up the down trodden and MickeyMize everyone's life Share this with everyone to heal the world.

  3. 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.

  4. Pete Stavros:

    Growth in this business is driven by exposure to emerging markets, and we'd plan to keep expanding that. One of the neat things about this company is that it's very diversified already in terms of geography, with a significant presence in Latin America, China and the Middle East. In many of those regions there is an increasing use of pharmaceutical and dietary products, so we see a long-term secular uplift from that.

  5. Tyler Perry:

    The television and film are going one way and getting darker and darker, and people are looking for the light, they are looking for God, they are looking for faith, they are looking for someone to uplift them and make them feel great. That’s why there is such a hunger for this kind of program and again I’m so proud to be a part of it.

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