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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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