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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

Just once in a while let us exalt the importance of ideas and information.
Edward R. Murrow

Whatever enlarges hope will also exalt courage.
William Samuel Johnson

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

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

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