Definitions for elevate

Definitions for (verb) elevate

Main entry: raise, elevate, lift

Definition: raise in rank or condition

Usage: The new law lifted many people from poverty

Main entry: lift, raise, get up, bring up, elevate

Definition: raise from a lower to a higher position

Usage: Raise your hands; Lift a load

Main entry: upgrade, raise, promote, elevate, kick upstairs, advance

Definition: give a promotion to or assign to a higher position

Usage: John was kicked upstairs when a replacement was hired; Women tend not to advance in the major law firms; I got promoted after many years of hard work

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