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Definition 1: a brassiere that lifts and supports the breasts - [noun denoting artifact]

(uplift is a kind of ...) an undergarment worn by women to support their breasts

Definition 2: (geology) a rise of land to a higher elevation (as in the process of mountain building) - [noun denoting event]

Synonyms for uplift in the sense of this definition

(uplift is a kind of ...) a movement upward

"they cheered the rise of the hot-air balloon"

(uplift belongs to category ...) a science that deals with the history of the earth as recorded in rocks

Definition 3: fill with high spirits; fill with optimism - [verb of emotion]

Samples where uplift or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Music can uplift your spirits

Synonyms for uplift in the sense of this definition

(uplift is a kind of ...) stir the feelings, emotions, or peace of

"These stories shook the community" "the civil war shook the country"

(... is a kind of uplift ) make blessedly happy

(... is a kind of uplift ) make proud or conceited

"The sudden fame puffed her ego"

(... is a kind of uplift ) fill with sublime emotion

"The children were thrilled at the prospect of going to the movies" "He was inebriated by his phenomenal success"

(uplift causes ...) feel happiness or joy

Definition 4: lift up or elevate - [verb of motion]

(uplift is a kind of ...) push upward

Definition 5: lift up from the earth, as by geologic forces - [verb of motion]

Samples where uplift or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the earth's movement uplifted this part of town

(uplift is a kind of ...) move upward

"The fog lifted" "The smoke arose from the forest fire" "The mist uprose from the meadows"

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