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el·e·vat·ed

 (ĕl′ə-vā′tĭd)
adj.
1.
a. Raised, especially above the ground: an elevated platform.
b. Increased in amount or degree: an elevated temperature.
2.
a. Morally or intellectually superior.
b. Formal; lofty: an elevated prose style.
3. Elated in feeling or mood; high-spirited.
4. Slightly drunk; tipsy: "[Samuel Johnson], from drinking only water, supposed everybody who drank wine to be elevated" (James Boswell).
n.
An elevated railway.

elevated

(ˈɛlɪˌveɪtɪd)
adj
1. raised to or being at a higher level
2. inflated or lofty; exalted: an elevated opinion of oneself.
3. in a cheerful mood; elated
4. informal slightly drunk
n
(Railways) US short for elevated railway. See elevated railway

el•e•vat•ed

(ˈɛl əˌveɪ tɪd)

adj.
1. raised up, esp. above the ground.
2. increased above the normal level: an elevated pulse.
3. exalted or noble; lofty.
4. elated; joyful.
n.
5. an elevated railroad.
[1545–55]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.elevated - a railway that is powered by electricity and that runs on a track that is raised above the street levelelevated - a railway that is powered by electricity and that runs on a track that is raised above the street level
railroad, railroad line, railway, railway line, railway system - line that is the commercial organization responsible for operating a system of transportation for trains that pull passengers or freight
chute-the-chute, roller coaster, big dipper - elevated railway in an amusement park (usually with sharp curves and steep inclines)
Adj.1.elevated - raised above the ground; "an elevated platform"
raised - located or moved above the surround or above the normal position; "a raised design"; "raised eyebrows"
2.elevated - of high moral or intellectual value; elevated in nature or style; "an exalted ideal"; "argue in terms of high-flown ideals"- Oliver Franks; "a noble and lofty concept"; "a grand purpose"
noble - having or showing or indicative of high or elevated character; "a noble spirit"; "noble deeds"
3.elevated - increased in amount or degree; "raised temperature"
increased - made greater in size or amount or degree

elevated

adjective
1. exalted, high, important, august, grand, superior, noble, dignified, high-ranking, lofty His new job has given him a certain elevated status.
3. raised, high, lifted up, upraised an elevated platform on the stage

elevated

adjective
1. Being positioned above a given level:
2. Abnormally increased, especially in intensity:
3. Raised to or occupying a high position or rank:
4. Being on a high intellectual or moral level:
5. Exceedingly dignified in form, tone, or style:
6. Feeling great delight and joy:
Slang: up.
Translations

elevated

[ˈelɪveɪtɪd]
A. ADJ (lit) → elevado (fig) → elevado, sublime
B. CPD elevated railway (US) elevated railroad (US) Nferrocarril m urbano elevado

elevated

[ˈɛlɪveɪtɪd] adj
(= high) [status] → élevé(e)
(= lofty) [thoughts, ideas] → élevé(e)
(= raised) [land, building] → surélevé(e)

elevated

adj
(= raised) situation, platform, level, pressure, rateerhöht; elevated train, elevated railway (Brit) or railroad (US) → Hochbahn f; an elevated monorail trackeine Einschienenhochbahn; the elevated section of the M4die als Hochstraße gebaute Strecke der M4
(= exalted, lofty) status, tone, style, languagegehoben; thoughtserhaben

elevated

[ˈɛlɪˌveɪtɪd] adj (gen) → elevato/a; (railway) → soprelevato/a; (thoughts) → nobile

elevated

pp. elevado-a, levantado-a, alzado-a;
___ temperaturetemperatura ___.
References in classic literature ?
It is rather an elevated table- land, though there are stretches of tropical forest, but it is not so tropical a country as many suppose it to be.
Leo lay on his back, elevated one foot, and began exercising his toes.
Pontellier once more seated himself with elevated feet, and after a reasonable interval of time smoked some more cigars.
The manhood of Heyward felt no shame in dropping tears over this spectacle of affectionate rapture; and Uncas stood, fresh and blood- stained from the combat, a calm, and, apparently, an unmoved looker-on, it is true, but with eyes that had already lost their fierceness, and were beaming with a sympathy that elevated him far above the intelligence, and advanced him probably centuries before, the practises of his nation.
As is customary with the rich, when they aim at the honors of a republic, he apologized, as it were, to the people, for his wealth, prosperity, and elevated station, by a free and hearty manner towards those who knew him; putting off the more of his dignity in due proportion with the humbleness of the man whom he saluted, and thereby proving a haughty consciousness of his advantages as irrefragably as if he had marched forth preceded by a troop of lackeys to clear the way.
Dames of elevated rank, likewise, whose doors she entered in the way of her occupation, were accustomed to distil drops of bitterness into her heart; sometimes through that alchemy of quiet malice, by which women can concoct a subtle poison from ordinary trifles; and sometimes, also, by a coarser expression, that fell upon the sufferer's defenceless breast like a rough blow upon an ulcerated wound.
His bone leg steadied in that hole; one arm elevated, and holding by a shroud; Captain Ahab stood erect, looking straight out beyond the ship's ever-pitching prow.
But supplementary to this, it has hypothetically occurred to me, that as ordinary fish possess what is called a swimming bladder in them, capable, at will, of distension or contraction; and as the Sperm Whale, as far as I know, has no such provision in him; considering, too, the otherwise inexplicable manner in which he now depresses his head altogether beneath the surface, and anon swims with it high elevated out of the water; considering the unobstructed elasticity of its envelop; considering the unique interior of his head; it has hypothetically occurred to me, I say, that those mystical lung-celled honeycombs there may possibly have some hitherto unknown and unsuspected connexion with the outer air, so as to be susceptible to atmospheric distension and contraction.
The method of operation of the higher intelligences was Tom Finnegan's theme, and he desired to find out if Jurgis had ever considered that the representation of things in their present similarity might be altogether unintelligible upon a more elevated plane.
If ever Africa shall show an elevated and cultivated race,--and come it must, some time, her turn to figure in the great drama of human improvement.
No doubt they were elevated for a moment as by the reminiscence of a previous state of existence, when even they were foresters and outlaws.
Tom was there- fore elevated to a place with the Judge and the other elect, and the great news was announced from head- quarters.