Synonyms of 'elevation'
1 the addition of a two-storey wing on the north elevation
height above sea levelWe're at an elevation of about 13,000 feet above sea level.
the act of elevating someone or somethingcelebrating his elevation to the rank of Prime Minister
a raised areaThe 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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promotion in rank or status
He cared little for social advancement.
Thesaurus for elevation from the Collins English Thesaurus