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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 classic literature ?
Its function is to shunt the lift out of the gas, and this it will do without watching.
Under-powered craft, we are told, can ascend to the limit of their lift, mail-packets to look out for them accordingly; the lower lanes westward are pitting very badly, "with frequent blow-outs, vortices, laterals, etc.
Our turbines scream shrilly; the propellers cannot bite on the thin air; Tim shunts the lift out of five tanks at once and by sheer weight drives her bullet wise through the maelstrom till she cushions with jar on an up-gust, three thousand feet below.
An under-tanked Moghrabi boat had risen to the limit of her lift, and, finding no improvement, had dropped a couple of thousand.
But some skippers -will navigate without enough lift.
We held a good lift to clear the coastwise and Continental shipping; and we had need of it.
Flambeau, quite bewildered with this fanaticism, could not refrain from asking Miss Pauline (with direct French logic) why a pair of spectacles was a more morbid sign of weakness than a lift, and why, if science might help us in the one effort, it might not help us in the other.
Father Brown found Flambeau and some six other people standing round the enclosed space into which the lift commonly descended.
In an instant like a bolt from the blue, like a thunderbolt from nowhere, that beautiful and defiant body had been dashed down the open well of the lift to death at the bottom.
I think, to tell the truth, she thought herself somewhat deeper in the mysteries than she was; and she has often said to me, as we went down in the lift together, that if one's will were strong enough, one could float down as harmlessly as a feather.
She told me specially she would write it this morning, and I actually saw her writing as I went up in the lift to my own room.
They didn't lift that last sack," Kearns protested.
And that's jist the thruth of the rason why he wears his lift hand in a sling.
has ordered thirty-five powered access lifts from UK equipment manufacturer Snorkel through the Istanbul-based distributor of the brand, Uzman Lift.