Definition of 'elevate'
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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 (2001)The whole design of the cathedral bespoke a desire to cancel gravity and elevate matter toward the heavens. THE BROKEN GOD (2001)
At dinner with Marc, Vicky talked about Frank's urging her to elevate Adam's place in the company. LASTING TREASURES (2001)
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Translations for 'elevate'
British English: elevate VERB
When someone or something achieves a more important rank or status, you can say that they are elevated to it.
He was elevated to the post of prime minister.
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