uplift

All Noun Verb Adjective
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  • Often men talk of uplifting others just before they fall down themselves. Cited from Bella Donna, by Robert Hichens
  • The site has received attention from the media due to its uplifting nature.
  • I looked down upon a sea of round eyes and uplifted hands. Cited from Cape Cod Folks, by Sarah P. McLean Greene
  • The far north west also had uplift as probably also did some region to the east.
  • The sight of his uplifted face brought about a sudden change in her own. Cited from The Secret Garden, by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  • Under his rule the state did much work to uplift standards of education.
  • And now her face was uplifted and there was no more need for words. Cited from Then I'll Come Back to You, by Larry Evans
  • His hands were uplifted as though to keep off some evil thing. Cited from The Black Box, by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  • Under his rule, the state did much work to uplift standards of education.
  • His work has been uplifting along all lines of university activities.
  • Students of the college also take part in social activities and causes of social uplift.
  • Her friends, however, felt it was she who gave to them because of her uplifting power. Cited from Girls and Women, by Harriet E. Paine (AKA: E. Chester)
  • Through the closed kitchen door came his mother's voice uplifted in song. Cited from A Son of the City, by Herman Gastrell Seely
  • Not once was voice uplifted in question as to what had become of her. Cited from A Wounded Name, by Charles King
  • It was a wild scheme, but before they had finished they felt quite uplifted. Cited from Judy, by Temple Bailey
  • At the same time, mountains were being uplifted in the eastern part of the state.
  • This standard makes for the uplifting of the social state outside as well as inside the church. Cited from Studies in the Life of the Christian,Henry T. Sell
  • May I help others to think on the uplifting things of life. Cited from Leaves of Life, by Margaret Bird Steinmetz
  • The hope that uplifts her is the hope of a better world, which our children shall see. Cited from England and the War, by Walter Raleigh
  • Afterwards, he walked with uplifted heart through the streets and back to his rooms. Cited from The Double Life Of Mr. Alfred Burton, by E. Phillips Oppenheim
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Meaning of uplift

  • noun A brassiere that lifts and supports the breasts
  • verb Lift up from the earth, as by geologic forces
    the earth's movement uplifted this part of town
  • verb Lift up or elevate