a.1.Elevated; raised aloft.
v. t.1.To bring from a lower place to a higher; to lift up; to raise; as, to elevate a weight, a flagstaff, etc.
[imp. & p. p. Elevated ; p. pr. & vb. n. Elevating .]
2.To raise to a higher station; to promote; as, to elevate to an office, or to a high social position.
3.To raise from a depressed state; to animate; to cheer; as, to elevate the spirits.
4.To exalt; to ennoble; to dignify; as, to elevate the mind or character.
5.To raise to a higher pitch, or to a greater degree of loudness; - said of sounds; as, to elevate the voice.
6.To intoxicate in a slight degree; to render tipsy.
7.To lessen; to detract from; to disparage.
To elevate a piece
(Gun.) to raise the muzzle; to lower the breech.
Verb1.elevate - give a promotion to or assign to a higher position; "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"
2.elevate - raise from a lower to a higher position; "Raise your hands"; "Lift a load"
Synonyms: lift, raise, get up, bring up
3.elevate - raise in rank or condition; "The new law lifted many people from poverty"
Synonyms: lift, raise
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