Definition of elevated
- an elevated highway
- elevated blood pressure
- elevated conversation
Her poetry is known for its elevated style.
an elevated monorail that transports visitors all over the theme park
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: raised above the ground
: higher than normal
: having an intelligent and usually formal tone or quality
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