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.
Well, I would ask if he thinks it's uplifting to walk three or four miles in the rain with your children so that you can get a bag of tins to carry back to your home.
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IBIZA inspired moments and uplifting house is being served up by eight DJs at a new club night launching tomorrow.
An Uplifting Mystery, illustrated by Laura Cornell.
Your Service Founder and Chairman, Ron Kaufman has helped companies in every continent build a culture of uplifting service that delivers real business results year after year.
Washington, Feb 23 ( ANI ): An inexplicable cycle of booms and busts in marine biodiversity over the past 500 million years could be tied to a periodic uplifting of the world's continents, researchers say.
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.
Addressing the meeting, the commissioner said that Chief Minister was taking keen interest in uplifting of remote areas of the province, added that he had also directed to hold monthly meetings at district level to review the progress of uplift schemes.