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
Now, the cruise line is looking at the technology that could elevate the time spent on board.
Interestingly, in a book that elevates Southern culture, or any cultural nationalism, to its logical conclusion, the racial composition of this new America isn’t made clear.
One thing elevating this cream's formulation is the inclusion of Aspen bark, a natural source of salicylic acid, which gently exfoliates dead skin cells.
If the base pay is $7.5 million, that would elevate Fisher to being the third highest paid coach in the nation, with only Dabo Swinney and Nick Saban making more money.
Fact conflated with theory; certainty where there is pervasive uncertainty and lack of understanding; simplicity where there is unfathomable complexity; climate-model predictions of warming elevated above observations.
Identify activities that elevate your mood, and make time for them.
Early in the third quarter, Simmons had the ball on a fast break, elevated and bounced the ball against the backboard to set up a trailing teammate for a dunk.
Moore had been making that arguments for weeks, but Bannon’s influence elevated Moore’s position to a national level.
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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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