French translation of 'elevate'
- (= raise)
- [blood pressure]
- (in rank, status)
éleverto elevate sth to sth
⇒ Some people elevate football into a religion.
Certaines personnes élève le football au rang d'une religion.
to elevate sb to sth (= promote)
élever qn au rang de qch
Example Sentences Including 'elevate'
Despite the poverty of his means he had been at pains to elevate the hut from a hovel.THE GREAT AND SECRET SHOW (2001)
I guess I can understand, you'd like to lay it on me, try to elevate the whole thing, make it less grubby.A Rodent of Doubt
The whole design of the cathedral bespoke a desire to cancel gravity and elevate matter toward the heavens.The Broken God
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Translation of elevate from the Collins English to French Dictionary