Found 4 items, similar to Lift.
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n 1: the act of giving temporary assistance
2: the component of the aerodynamic forces acting on an airfoil
that opposes gravity [syn: aerodynamic lift
3: the event of something being raised upward; “an elevation of
the temperature in the afternoon”
; “a raising of the land
resulting from volcanic activity”
4: a wave that lifts the surface of the water or ground [syn: rise
5: a powered conveyance that carries skiers up a hill [syn: ski tow
, ski lift
6: a device worn in a shoe or boot to make the wearer look
taller or to correct a shortened leg
7: one of the layers forming the heel of a shoe or boot
8: lifting device consisting of a platform or cage that is
raised and lowered mechanically in a vertical shaft in
order to move people from one floor to another in a
building [syn: elevator
9: plastic surgery to remove wrinkles and other signs of aging
from your face; an incision is made near the hair line and
skin is pulled back and excess tissue is excised; “some
actresses have more than one face lift”
[syn: face lift
, face lifting
, cosmetic surgery
, nip and tuck
10: transportation of people or goods by air (especially when
other means of access are unavailable) [syn: airlift
11: a ride in a car; “he gave me a lift home”
12: the act of raising something; “he responded with a lift of
; “fireman learn several different raises for
getting ladders up”
v 1: raise from a lower to a higher position; “Raise your hands”
“Lift a load”
, get up
, bring up
] [ant: lower
2: take hold of something and move it to a different location;
“lift the box onto the table”
3: move upwards; “lift one's eyes”
4: move upward; “The fog lifted”
; “The smoke arose from the
; “The mist uprose from the meadows”
, move up
, go up
, come up
] [ant: descend
5: make audible; “He lifted a war whoop”
6: annul by recalling or rescinding; “He revoked the ban on
; “lift an embargo”
; “vacate a death sentence”
7: make off with belongings of others [syn: pilfer
8: raise or haul up with or as if with mechanical help; “hoist
the bicycle onto the roof of the car”
9: invigorate or heighten; “lift my spirits”
; “lift his ego”
10: raise in rank or condition; “The new law lifted many people
11: take off or away by decreasing; “lift the pressure”
12: rise up; “The building rose before them”
13: pay off (a mortgage)
14: take without referencing from someone else's writing or
speech; of intellectual property [syn: plagiarize
15: take illegally; “rustle cattle”
16: fly people or goods to or from places not accessible by
other means; “Food is airlifted into Bosnia”
17: take (root crops) out of the ground; “lift potatoes”
18: call to stop the hunt or to retire, as of hunting dogs
19: rise upward, as from pressure or moisture; “The floor is
20: put an end to; “lift a ban”
; “raise a siege”
21: remove (hair) by scalping
22: remove from a seedbed or from a nursery; “lift the tulip
23: remove from a surface; “the detective carefully lifted some
fingerprints from the table”
24: perform cosmetic surgery on someone's face [syn: face-lift
English → English
(l[i^]ft), n. [AS. lyft air. See Loft
The sky; the atmosphere; the firmament. [Obs. or Scot.]
(l[i^]ft), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Lifted
; p. pr. &
vb. n. Lifting
.] [Icel. lypta, fr. lopt air; akin to Sw.
lyfta to lift, Dan. l["o]fte, G. l["u]ften; -- prop., to
raise into the air. See Loft
, and cf. 1st Lift
1. To move in a direction opposite to that of gravitation; to
raise; to elevate; to bring up from a lower place to a
higher; to upheave; sometimes implying a continued support
or holding in the higher place; -- said of material
things; as, to lift the foot or the hand; to lift a chair
or a burden.
2. To raise, elevate, exalt, improve, in rank, condition,
estimation, character, etc.; -- often with up.
The Roman virtues lift up mortal man. --Addison.
Lest, being lifted up with pride. --1 Tim. iii.
3. To bear; to support. [Obs.] --Spenser.
4. To collect, as moneys due; to raise.
5. [Perh. a different word, and akin to Goth. hliftus thief,
hlifan to steal, L. clepere, Gr. kle`ptein. Cf.
.] To steal; to carry off by theft (esp.
cattle); as, to lift a drove of cattle.
Note: In old writers, lift is sometimes used for lifted.
He ne'er lift up his hand but conquered. --Shak.
To lift up
, to raise or elevate; in the Scriptures,
specifically, to elevate upon the cross. --John viii. 28.
To lift up the eyes
. To look up; to raise the eyes, as in
prayer. --Ps. cxxi. 1.
To lift up the feet
, to come speedily to one's relief.
--Ps. lxxiv. 3.
To lift up the hand
(a) To take an oath. --Gen. xiv. 22.
(b) To pray. --Ps. xxviii. 2.
(c) To engage in duty. --Heb. xii. 12.
To lift up the hand against
, to rebel against; to assault;
to attack; to injure; to oppress. --Job xxxi. 21.
To lift up one's head
, to cause one to be exalted or to
rejoice. --Gen. xl. 13. --Luke xxi. 28.
To lift up the heel against
, to treat with insolence or
unkindness. --John xiii.18.
To lift up the voice
, to cry aloud; to call out. --Gen.
(l[i^]ft), v. i.
1. To try to raise something; to exert the strength for
raising or bearing.
Strained by lifting at a weight too heavy. --Locke.
2. To rise; to become or appear raised or elevated; as, the
fog lifts; the land lifts to a ship approaching it.
3. [See Lift
, v. t., 5.] To steal; also, to live by theft.
1. Act of lifting; also, that which is lifted.
2. The space or distance through which anything is lifted;
as, a long lift. --Bacon.
3. Help; assistance, as by lifting. Hence: A ride in a
vehicle, given by the vehicle's owner to another person as
a favor -- usually in “give a lift”
or “got a lift”
as, to give one a lift in a wagon; Jack gave me a lift
into town. [Colloq.]
[1913 Webster +PJC]
The goat gives the fox a lift. --L'Estrange.
4. That by means of which a person or thing lifts or is
(a) A hoisting machine; an elevator; a dumb waiter.
(b) An exercising machine.
5. A rise; a degree of elevation; as, the lift of a lock in
6. A lift gate. See Lift gate
, below. [Prov. Eng.]
7. (Naut.) A rope leading from the masthead to the extremity
of a yard below; -- used for raising or supporting the end
of the yard.
8. (Mach.) One of the steps of a cone pulley.
9. (Shoemaking) A layer of leather in the heel.
10. (Horology) That portion of the vibration of a balance
during which the impulse is given. --Saunier.
11. A brightening of the spirits; encouragement; as, the
campaign workers got a lift from the President's
. See under Dead
, a kind of drawbridge, the movable part of
which is lifted, instead of being drawn aside.
, a gate that is opened by lifting.
. See Tilt hammer
, a canal lock.
, a lifting pump.
(Windmills), a governor for regulating the
speed by adjusting the sails, or for adjusting the action
of grinding machinery according to the speed.
(Canal Lock), the cross wall at the head of the