uplifting


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up·lift

 (ŭp-lĭft′)
tr.v. up·lift·ed, up·lift·ing, up·lifts
1. To raise; elevate.
2. To raise to a higher social, intellectual, or moral level or condition.
3. To raise to spiritual or emotional heights; exalt: music that uplifts the spirit.
adj. (ŭp′lĭft′)
Uplifted.
n. (ŭp′lĭft′)
1. The act, process, or result of raising or lifting up.
2. An effort or a movement to improve social, moral, or intellectual standards.
3. Geology An upheaval.

uplifting

(ʌpˈlɪftɪŋ)
adj
acting to raise moral, spiritual, cultural, etc levels
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.uplifting - the rise of somethinguplifting - the rise of something; "the uplifting of the clouds revealed the blue of a summer sky"
rising, ascension, ascent, rise - a movement upward; "they cheered the rise of the hot-air balloon"

uplifting

adjective inspiring, moving, touching, affecting, warming, stirring, cheering, heart-warming a charming and uplifting love story
Translations

uplifting

[ʌpˈlɪftɪŋ] ADJinspirador, edificante

uplifting

[ʌpˈlɪftɪŋ] adjqui met de bonne humeur

uplifting

adj experienceerhebend; music, film, storyerhebend, erbaulich
References in classic literature ?
Immediately, as if the uplifting of the smoke had been prearranged, the discovered troops burst into a rasping yell, and a hundred flames jetted toward the retreating band.
But Psyche, uplifting her finger, Said -- "Sadly this star I mistrust -- Her pallor I strangely mistrust -- Ah, hasten!
He was going both to rest for a fortnight, and in the very heart of the people, in the farthest wilds of the country, to enjoy the sight of that uplifting of the spirit of the people, of which, like all residents in the capital and big towns, he was fully persuaded.
Maria, situated in that quarter, was, during the general uplifting of the land, raised to nearly three times the height of any other part of the coast.
He also appreciated the PM step for uplifting and upgradation of minorities sites so that minorities could also get the chance to perform their festivals in which thousands of people could come and the people of our country would facilitate them.
The high-pixel photographs in Figure 5 present the belled pier-centered surface uplifting phenomenon and circular cracks which were gradually formed.
VETERAN food bank organiser Denis Curran was furious to hear of Jacob Rees-Mogg's "uplifting" slur.
This can be explained in two aspects: firstly, the bigger inertial force and overturning moment tend to be generated for higher structure and then result in the uplifting of base mat.
Synopsis: Compiled by the editorial staff of the Reader's Digest, "Treasury of Joy and Inspiration: 90 years of Uplifting Storytelling" is filled from cover to cover with essays and true tales that illuminate and uplift the spirt of the reader and which are written by some of America's most famous authors and leaders, these great reads illuminate and uplift.
An Uplifting Mystery, illustrated by Laura Cornell.
To clear out this fog, Octara Private Limited, in collaboration with Institute of Business Management (IoBM) is hosting the renowned Customer Service Guru, Ron Kaufman, who will be visiting Karachi and conducting a full day Program on "Uplifting Service" on April 21, 2012.
Due to the repair work, the operations of the majority of the international airlines will be affected, especially of those airlines that operate big aircraft and are unable to use the shorter runway for uplifting the maximum cargo.