raise in rank or condition; "The new law lifted many people from poverty"
raise from a lower to a higher position; "Raise your hands"; "Lift a load"
give a promotion to or assign to a higher position; "John was kicked upstairs when a replacement was hired"; "Women tend not to advance in the major law firms"; "I got promoted after many years of hard work"
the property of being large in mass
lift or elevate
test the weight of something by lifting it
lifting device consisting of a platform or cage that is raised and lowered mechanically in a vertical shaft in order to move people from one floor to another in a building
fly people or goods to or from places not accessible by other means; "Food is airlifted into Bosnia"
one of the layers forming the heel of a shoe or boot
raise or haul up with or as if with mechanical help; "hoist the bicycle onto the roof of the car"
a device worn in a shoe or boot to make the wearer look taller or to correct a shortened leg
take hold of something and move it to a different location; "lift the box onto the table"
a powered conveyance that carries skiers up a hill
perform cosmetic surgery on someone's face
move upward; "The fog lifted"; "The smoke arose from the forest fire"; "The mist uprose from the meadows"
a wave that lifts the surface of the water or ground
remove from a surface; "the detective ca
cause to become alive again; "raise from the dead"; "Slavery is already dead, and cannot be resurrected"; "Upraising ghosts"