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Synonyms for elevation

Synonyms for (noun) elevation

Synonyms: aggrandisement, aggrandizement, elevation Definition: the act of increasing the wealth or prestige or power or scope of something Usage: the aggrandizement of the king; his elevation to cardinal

Similar words: step-up, increase Definition: the act of increasing something Usage: he gave me an increase in salary

Synonyms: elevation Definition: drawing of an exterior of a structure

Similar words: architectural plan, plan Definition: scale drawing of a structure Usage: the plans for City Hall were on file

Synonyms: elevation Definition: (ballet) the height of a dancer's leap or jump Usage: a dancer of exceptional elevation

Similar words: leap Definition: the distance leaped (or to be leaped) Usage: a leap of 10 feet

Synonyms: elevation Definition: distance of something above a reference point (such as sea level) Usage: there was snow at the higher elevations

Similar words: distance Definition: the property created by the space between two objects or points

Synonyms: lift, raising, elevation Definition: the event of something being raised upward Usage: an elevation of the temperature in the afternoon; a raising of the land resulting from volcanic activity

Similar words: rise, rising, ascension, ascent Definition: a movement upward Usage: they cheered the rise of the hot-air balloon

Synonyms: natural elevation, elevation Definition: a raised or elevated geological formation

Similar words: geological formation, formation Definition: (geology) the geological features of the earth

Synonyms: ALT, altitude, EL, elevation Definition: angular distance above the horizon (especially of a celestial object)

Similar words: angular position Definition: relation by which any position with respect to any other position is established

Synonyms: meridian, height, tiptop, top, summit, superlative, acme, pinnacle, peak, elevation Definition: the highest level or degree attainable; the highest stage of development Usage: his landscapes were deemed the acme of beauty; the artist's gifts are at their acme; at the height of her career; the peak of perfection; summer was at its peak; ...catapulted Einstein to the pinnacle of fame; the summit of his ambition; so many highest superlatives achieved by man; at the top of his profession

Similar words: level, stage, point, degree Definition: a specific identifiable position in a continuum or series or especially in a process Usage: a remarkable degree of frankness; at what stage are the social sciences?