First Known Use of elevate
Definition of elevate
- elevate a patient's leg
- exercises that elevate the heart rate
- was elevated to chairman
- great books that both entertain and elevate their readers
Examples of elevate in a Sentence
exercises that elevate the heart rate
seeing their son ordained as a priest was one of the most elevating moments in their lives
Recent Examples of elevate from the Web
He was elevated to vice chairman in 2012, taking over the running of the conglomerate when his father was incapacitated two years later.
Barker is healthy again and has received positive reviews in the preseason, but coaches and teammates say Johnson has elevated his game as well.
Large, elegant blue Agave americana and striped Agave americana marginata grow in terra-cotta pots, elevated for architectural interest.
Russia, gerrymandering, voter rights, Planned Parenthood, climate change—rather than the populist economic message that elevated Bernie Sanders in the 2016 presidential campaign.
The Irish border question, which has been elevated to top-level diplomatic talks, has no obvious answer.
Instead of braiding all the way down to the ends, add wavy extensions to elevate the look. 1.
Chen’s Ties Sun, together with Guangdong party boss Hu Chunhua, had been regarded as potentially in line to be elevated to the Standing Committee.
His scholarship has elevated the Modern to international status among modern and contemporary art institutions.
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Synonym Discussion of elevate
- lift the chair while I vacuum
- scouts raising a flagpole
- suddenly reared itself up on its hind legs
- elevated the taste of the public
- hoisted the cargo on board
- heaved the heavy crate inside
- boosted his brother over the fence
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