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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 top part of the steeple, weighing six tonnes, from the level above the clock windows, will be lifted off by a crane to enable renovations to the structure, all part of an PS800,000 revamp of the Nairn Courthouse.
ISLAMABAD -- The obligation of biometric verification for Umrah pilgrims has been lifted off again after it was made compulsory earlier.
ASTANA (CyHAN)- One of the biggest communication satellite of Turkey, TE-rksat 4B, which was jointly produced by Japan and Turkish engineers in Tokyo, was lifted off at GMT(20:40), (03:40 Kazakhstan local time) from Baikonur Cosmodrome located in Kazakhstan.
A Russian Proton-M rocket carrying the Ekspress-AM7 communications satellite has lifted off from the Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on Thursday, reports TASS news service.
The Indian Space Research Organisation's (ISRO's) PSLV C23 lifted off from Sriharikota earlier this morning in the presence of Prime Minster Narendra Modi.
| (with photos) KUWAIT, Aug 25 (KUNA) -- Kuwait Dive Team of the Environment Voluntary Foundation lifted off two two tons of abandoned nets off the Scientific Center in cooperation with marine rescue units of Kuwait fire department, the operation chief said on Sunday.
Launch facility personnel who were in bunkers at the site when the rocket lifted off survived, the Interfax news agency reported, citing an unnamed source.
The ex Pussycat Doll, 34, was shaken and very relieved when Lewis eventually walked away after his car lifted off briefly as another slid underneath his.
Atlantis lifted off on July 8 and arrived at the International Space Station two days later.
Summary: A Japanese rocket carrying supplies for the International Space Station has lifted off from a remote island in southern Japan.
It had just lifted off from the Sriharikota space centre on Saturdayin Andhra Pradesh state, and was carrying a GSAT-5P communications satellite.
A rocket carrying the Venus orbiter Akatsuki, which means Dawn in Japanese, lifted off from the Kagoshima...
Atlantis lifted off from Cape Canaveral into a partly cloudy sky.
The balloon landed about 50 miles away from where it lifted off. The family reported the boy was in the balloon when it unhooked and lifted off, according to ABC's Denverchannel.com.
The campaign lifted off at Glebe Junior School, Washington, with one of the four craftsmen Takeshi Nishibayashi showing off his skills to the youngsters.