Synonyms of 'elevation'
1 sideDictionary, back, facethe addition of a two-storey wing on the north elevation
2 altitudeDictionary, heightWe're at an elevation of about 13,000 feet above sea level.
3 promotionDictionary, upgrading, advancementcelebrating his elevation to the rank of Prime Minister
4 riseDictionary, hill, mountainThe resort is built on an elevation overlooking the sea.
I climbed to the top of the rise.
They climbed to the top of the hill.
Ben Nevis, Britain's highest mountain
We sat on a grassy mound and had our picnic.
berg (South Africa)
a wind coming down off the berg
The house is built on an eminence, and has a pleasing prospect.
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Advancement is progress in your job or in your social position.
He cared little for social advancement.
Thesaurus for elevation from the Collins English Thesaurus
In architecture , an elevation is the front , back , or side of a building, or a drawing of one of these.