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"
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"
make better or more attractive; "This sauce will enhance the flavor of the meat"
increase; "This will enhance your enjoyment"; "heighten the tension"