HyperDic: uplift

English > 5 senses of the word uplift:
VERBemotionuplift, elate, lift up, pick up, intoxicatefill with high spirits
motionupliftlift up from the earth, as by geologic forces
motionupliftlift up or elevate / elevate / elevate
NOUNeventuplift, upheaval, upthrow, upthrust(geology) a rise of land to a higher elevation (as in the process of mountain building)
artifactuplifta brassiere that lifts and supports the breasts
uplift > pronunciation
Soundsah'plihft
Rhymesadrift ... thrift: 18 rhymes with ihft...
English > uplift: 5 senses > noun 1, event
Meaning(geology) a rise of land to a higher elevation (as in the process of mountain building).
Synonymsupheaval, upthrow, upthrust
CategorygeologyA science that deals with the history of the earth as recorded in rocks / rocks
Broaderrise, rising, ascent, ascensionA movement upward
Spanishlevantamiento, solevantamiento
Verbsupliftlift up from the earth, as by geologic forces
English > uplift: 5 senses > noun 2, artifact
MeaningA brassiere that lifts and supports the breasts.
Broaderbrassiere, bra, bandeauAn undergarment worn by women to support their breasts
Spanishwonderbra
Catalanwonderbra
Verbsupliftlift up or elevate / elevate / elevate
English > uplift: 5 senses > verb 1, emotion
MeaningFill with high spirits; fill with optimism.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody; Something ----s somebody
ModelThe good news will uplift her; The performance is likely to uplift Sue
Example"Music can uplift your spirits"
Synonymselate, lift up, pick up, intoxicate
Cause torejoice, joyFeel happiness or joy
Narrowerbeatifymake blessedly happy
exhilarate, tickle pink, inebriate, thrill, exalt, beatifyFill with sublime emotion
puffmake proud or conceited
Broaderstimulate, shake, shake up, excite, stirStir the feelings, emotions, or peace of
Oppositedepress, deject, cast down, get down, dismay, dispirit, demoralize, demoraliselower someone's spirits
Spanishalborozar, embriagar, intoxicar, regocijar
Catalanembriagar, engatar, engrescar, intoxicar
English > uplift: 5 senses > verb 2, motion
Meaninglift up from the earth, as by geologic forces.
PatternSomething ----s
Example"the earth's movement uplifted this part of town"
Broaderrise, lift, arise, move up, go up, come up, upriseMove upward
Nounsuplift(geology) a rise of land to a higher elevation (as in the process of mountain building)
English > uplift: 5 senses > verb 3, motion
Meaninglift up or elevate / elevate / elevate.
PatternSomething ----s something
Broaderpush upPush upward
Spanishlevantar, subir
Catalaninspirar
Nounsuplifta brassiere that lifts and supports the breasts
upliftingthe rise of something

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