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  Definition of kick upstairs
  1. 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: promote, upgrade, advance, raise, elevate

 

Hyponyms: tenure, bring up, spot promote, ennoble, gentle, entitle, prefer, favor, favour, brevet

 

Derivational Morphology: acme, height, elevation, peak, pinnacle, summit, superlative, top, aggrandizement, aggrandisement, promotion, furtherance, advancement

 

 
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