uplift

DEFINITIONS OF: uplift

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v fill with high spirits; fill with optimism

“Music can uplift your spirits”
Synonyms:
elate, intoxicate, lift up, pick up
Antonyms:
cast down, deject, demoralise, demoralize, depress, dismay, dispirit, get down
lower someone's spirits; make downhearted
Types:
beatify
make blessedly happy
puff
make proud or conceited
beatify, exalt, exhilarate, inebriate, thrill, tickle pink
fill with sublime emotion
Type of:
excite, shake, shake up, stimulate, stir
stir the feelings, emotions, or peace of

v lift up or elevate

Type of:
push up
push upward

v lift up from the earth, as by geologic forces

“the earth's movement uplifted this part of town”
Type of:
arise, come up, go up, lift, move up, rise, uprise
move upward

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

Synonyms:
upheaval, upthrow, upthrust
Type of:
ascension, ascent, rise, rising
a movement upward

n a brassiere that lifts and supports the breasts

Type of:
bandeau, bra, brassiere
an undergarment worn by women to support their breasts

WORD FORMS

v
fill with high spirits; fill with optimism
1 uplift
n
a rise of land to a higher elevation
2 uplift
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