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elevated

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of elevated

  1. 1 being positioned above a surface <an elevated monorail that transports visitors all over the theme park> Synonyms lifted, raised, uplifted, upraised Related Words aerial, suspended; erect, perpendicular, standing, upright, upstanding, vertical Near Antonyms low, low-lying, short, squat Antonyms sunken

  2. 2 very dignified in form, tone, or style <the elevated language of Lincoln's Gettysburg Address> Synonyms eloquent, formal, high-flown, lofty, majestic, stately, towering Related Words affected, bombastic, declamatory, florid, flowery, grandiloquent, grandiose, highfalutin (also hifalutin), oratorical, pompous, pretentious, rhetorical (also rhetoric), stilted; Attic, cultured, refined; classy, courtly, fine, graceful, tasteful; aristocratic, genteel, patrician; correct, educated, grammatical, proper; academic (also academical), bookish, learned, literary Near Antonyms casual, colloquial, conversational, informal, nonformal, slangy, unbookish, unliterary, vernacular; coarse, common, crass, crude, gross, ill-bred, indecent, lowbred, lowbrow, rough, rough-hewn, rude, tasteless, uncouth, uncultivated, uncultured, unpolished, unrefined, vulgar; incorrect, substandard, uneducated, ungrammatical, unlearned Antonyms ineloquent, low, undignified

  3. 3 being at a higher level than average <for the next several days temperatures will be a little elevated for this time of year> Synonyms high, escalated, heightened, increased, jacked (up), raised, upRelated Words extreme, full, maximized, maximum, peaked, sky-high, utmost; inflated, over, overfilled, overflowing, overfull, overlarge, overloaded, oversize (or oversized)Near Antonyms decreased, depressed, dropped, knockdown [chiefly British], receded, underAntonyms down, low

  4. 4 having, characterized by, or arising from a dignified and generous nature <the offspring of this very wealthy family have been instilled with the elevated notion that they should devote their lives to public service> Synonyms big, chivalrous, noble, gallant, great, greathearted, high, high-minded, lofty, lordly, magnanimous, natural, sublimeRelated Words ennobled, exalted, glorified; heroic (also heroical), honorable, valiant, venerable, worthy; knightly, princely, regal; inspiring, moving, numinous, uplifting; august, magnificent, majesticNear Antonyms sordid, squalid, vile, wretched; abominable, contemptible, despicable, detestable, hateful, offensive, repulsive, ugly, vicious; dastardly, dirty, lousy, sorry; little, mean, narrow, small-minded; degrading, discreditable, humiliating, ignominious; coarse, crude, vulgarAntonyms base, debased, degenerate, degraded, ignoble, low

  5. 5 located at a greater height than average or usual <from their elevated position the machine gunners had a commanding view of the whole battlefield> Synonyms airy, high, nosebleedRelated Words ascendant (also ascendent), ascending, soaring; overhead, overlooking, raised, upheld, uplifted, upraised; topmost, upmost, upper, uppermost, upwardNear Antonyms depressed, descendant (also descendent), descending, down, dropped, fallen, grounded, lowered, sunken; lowermost, nethermost, undermost; abreast, even, levelAntonyms low, low-lying

  6. 6 experiencing or marked by overwhelming usually pleasurable emotion <she's been in an elevated mood all week after hearing that she got the promotion> Synonyms elated, ecstatic, enrapt, enraptured, entranced, euphoric, exhilarated, giddy, heady, intoxicated, rapt, rapturous, rhapsodic (also rhapsodical)Related Words enchanted, exultant, glorying, jubilant, rejoicing, triumphant; enthusiastic, excited, gung ho, thrilled; blissed-out, blissful, delighted, glad, gratified, happy, joyful, joyous, pleased, satisfied, tickledNear Antonyms blue, brokenhearted, crestfallen, dejected, despondent, disconsolate, disheartened, doleful, down, downcast, downhearted, forlorn, gloomy, glum, hangdog, heartbroken, heartsick, heartsore, inconsolable, joyless, low, low-spirited, melancholy, miserable, mournful, sad, saddened, sorrowful, sorry, unhappy, woebegone, woeful, wretchedAntonyms depressed





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