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Definition of Elevate

Elevate

  1. Elevated; raised aloft.
  2. To bring from a lower place to a higher; to lift up; to raise; as, to elevate a weight, a flagstaff, etc.
  3. To raise to a higher station; to promote; as, to elevate to an office, or to a high social position.
  4. To raise from a depressed state; to animate; to cheer; as, to elevate the spirits.
  5. To exalt; to ennoble; to dignify; as, to elevate the mind or character.
  6. To raise to a higher pitch, or to a greater degree of loudness; -- said of sounds; as, to elevate the voice.
  7. To intoxicate in a slight degree; to render tipsy.
  8. To lessen; to detract from; to disparage.
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Elevate Translations

elevate in French is rehausser, soulever
elevate in German is erheben, hervorheben, hochheben
elevate in Italian is mettere in evidenza
elevate in Latin is tollo sustuli sublatum, subrigo; subrexi subrectum
elevate in Norwegian is heve
elevate in Spanish is acentuar