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  Definition of elevate
  1. raise in rank or condition; "The new law lifted many people from poverty"
  2. raise from a lower to a higher position; "Raise your hands"; "Lift a load"
  3. give a promotion to or assign to a higher position; "John was kicked upstairs when a replacement was hired"; "Women tend not to advance in the major law firms"; "I got promoted after many years of hard work"
Similar Words: lift, raise, get up, bring up, promote, upgrade, advance, kick upstairs

 

See Also: pick up, lift up, gather up

 

Hyponyms: dignify, exalt, get up, jack, jack up, shoulder, kick up, hoist, lift, wind, trice, trice up, run up, pump, levitate, underlay, skid, pinnacle, chin, chin up, raise, leaven, prove, heighten, hike, hike up, boost, pick up, lift up, gather up, rear, erect, tenure, bring up, spot promote, ennoble, gentle, entitle, prefer, favor, favour, brevet

 

Derivational Morphology: acme, height, elevation, peak, pinnacle, summit, superlative, top, aggrandizement, aggrandisement, natural elevation, lift, raising, elevator, raise, heave, airlift, ski tow, ski lift, rise, weightlifter, lifter, ascent, acclivity, climb, upgrade, promotion, furtherance, advancement

 

Anagrams: Valetta

 

 
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