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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
Uplift \Up*lift"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Uplifting.]
To lift or raise aloft; to raise; to elevate; as, to uplift
the arm; to uplift a rock. --Cowper.
Satan, talking to his nearest mate,
With head uplift above the wave, and eyes
That sparkling blazed. --Milton.
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :
n 1: the rise of something; "the uplifting of the clouds
revealed the blue of a summer sky"
From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :
33 Moby Thesaurus words for "uplifting":
apotheosis, ascent, assumption, beatification, canonization,
deification, elevating, elevation, elevatory, enshrinement,
erectile, erecting, erection, erective, escalation, exaltation,
heaving up, height, lifting, lofting, raising, rearing,
standing on end, sursum corda, upbuoying, upcast, upheaval, uplift,
upping, upraising, uprearing, upthrow, upthrust
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