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Definition of Exalt

Exalt

  1. To raise high; to elevate; to lift up.
  2. To elevate in rank, dignity, power, wealth, character, or the like; to dignify; to promote; as, to exalt a prince to the throne, a citizen to the presidency.
  3. To elevate by prise or estimation; to magnify; to extol; to glorify.
  4. To lift up with joy, pride, or success; to inspire with delight or satisfaction; to elate.
  5. To elevate the tone of, as of the voice or a musical instrument.
  6. To render pure or refined; to intensify or concentrate; as, to exalt the juices of bodies.

Exalt Quotations

Though men are apt to flatter and exalt themselves with their great achievements, yet these are, in truth, very often owing not so much to design as chance.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld

Accuracy is, in every case, advantageous to beauty, and just reasoning to delicate sentiment. In vain would we exalt the one by depreciating the other.
David Hume

How well Shakespeare knew how to improve and exalt little circumstances, when he borrowed them from circumstantial or vulgar historians.
Horace Walpole

Success makes men rigid and they tend to exalt stability over all the other virtues; tired of the effort of willing they become fanatics about conservatism.
Walter Lippmann

I lift my voice of warning against praising or flattering your ministers. I have seen the evil, the dreadful evil, of praising ministers. Never, never speak a word in the praise of ministers to their faces. Exalt God.
Ellen G. White
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Exalt Translations

exalt in Italian is glorificare
exalt in Latin is glorifico, attollo, effero, extollo
exalt in Spanish is exaltar

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