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uplift

 
Noun uplift has 2 senses
  1. upheaval, uplift, upthrow, upthrust - (geology) a rise of land to a higher elevation (as in the process of mountain building)
    --1 is a kind of rise, rising, ascent, ascension
    Derived form: verb uplift2
  2. uplift - a brassiere that lifts and supports the breasts
    --2 is a kind of
    brassiere, bra, bandeau
    Derived form: verb uplift3
Verb uplift has 3 senses
  1. elate, lift up, uplift, pick up, intoxicate - fill with high spirits; fill with optimism; "Music can uplift your spirits"
    --1 is one way to stimulate, shake, shake up, excite, stir
    Sample sentences:
    The good news will uplift her
    The performance is likely to uplift Sue
  2. uplift - lift up from the earth, as by geologic forces; "the earth's movement uplifted this part of town"
    --2 is one way to
    rise, lift, arise, move up, go up, come up, uprise
    Derived form: noun uplift1
    Sample sentence:
    Something ----s
  3. uplift - lift up or elevate
    --3 is one way to
    push up
    Derived forms: noun uplift2, noun uplifting1
    Sample sentence:
    Something ----s something
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