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Synonyms for lift

Synonyms for lift

to move (something) to a higher position

to move from a lower to a higher position

to rise up in flight

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to disappear by or as if by rising

to take back or remove

to take (another's property) without permission

an instance of lifting or being lifted

a strong, pleasant feeling of excitement or stimulation

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the act of giving temporary assistance

the component of the aerodynamic forces acting on an airfoil that opposes gravity

the event of something being raised upward

a wave that lifts the surface of the water or ground

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a powered conveyance that carries skiers up a hill

a device worn in a shoe or boot to make the wearer look taller or to correct a shortened leg

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one of the layers forming the heel of a shoe or boot

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

transportation of people or goods by air (especially when other means of access are unavailable)

a ride in a car

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the act of raising something

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take hold of something and move it to a different location

move upwards

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make audible

make off with belongings of others

raise or haul up with or as if with mechanical help

invigorate or heighten

raise in rank or condition

take off or away by decreasing

pay off (a mortgage)

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take without referencing from someone else's writing or speech

fly people or goods to or from places not accessible by other means

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take (root crops) out of the ground

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call to stop the hunt or to retire, as of hunting dogs

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rise upward, as from pressure or moisture

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put an end to

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remove (hair) by scalping

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remove from a seedbed or from a nursery

remove from a surface

perform cosmetic surgery on someone's face

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References in periodicals archive ?
The deal includes 21 electric scissor lifts, seven compact rough terrain scissor lifts, three electric boom lifts, two TM12 telescopic mast lifts, a T46JRT telescopic boom lift - with a working height of 16m - and a S3010P push around mini scissor lift.
This is a total waste of public money by Cardiff council, who have shown they are incapable of getting even the basic lift size correct.
Last month, the third one also stopped working so we had only one lift for 200 apartments.
Their mechanical ball screw lifting mechanisms provide an inching capability that enables the lifts to aid in the replacement of components that are installed from below.
After more than three years of development and testing, the Burke Lift system is changing face and edge lifting practice, Burke Engineering officials note.
With a 32-ton rated capacity, a four-column MAHA mobile lifting system can lift most, if not all locomotives used by the mining industry.
It contains detailed historic and forecast market value data for the cranes, lifting and handling equipment market and its categories (cranes & overhead lifting equipment, lifting trucks, lift & skip hoists, winches, elevators & conveyors and parts & accessories), including data by domestic production, supply balance, existing stock, imports and exports.
Velocity fuse on the lift cylinder to prevent uncontrolled descent
For most of these players, this will be the last lift of the week.
Paul Croisetiere, or the Marine Corps, which has been relying heavily on the aging CH-53E Super Stallion in the increasingly relevant heavy lift mission.
From Mountain Pose, lift your arms high up into the air and bend your knees to move into Powerful Pose.
One liter of helium, which is one thousandth of a cubic meter, can lift 1 gram.
And if the cab won't move, the lift cylinder bends and can even damage the cab floor.
These lifts also include design features such as an ergonomic foot pad on the base to initiate lift movement, and an oversized handle for increased control during transfers.
While not exactly in the Corvette league, European lift trucks built by Linde Group (http://www.