Definition of 'uplift'
Example sentences containing 'uplift'
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They serve to maintain the fiction that education is about moral and intellectual uplift and enrichment.Macrosociology: An Introduction to Human Societies (1995) The Sun (2012) Christianity Today (2000)
And there is something rather uplifting in all this.Times, Sunday Times (2011) Times, Sunday Times (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2006) Times, Sunday Times (2012)
But there were some uplifting results too - these women also had a lower incidence of breast cancer.The Sun (2009) Successful Fasting -the easy way to cleanse your body of its poisons (1990) Times, Sunday Times (2014)
But might he be asked to confine his activities to singing, rather than taking part in uplifting social work?Times, Sunday Times (2008)
They also laid heavy stress on the need for education and moral uplift, as well as cleanliness and sanitation.THE SCOTTISH ENLIGHTENMENT: The Scots' Invention of the Modern World (2002)
The results are somehow uplifting.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
You repay the loan when you sell the property; the amount you pay back increases in line with any uplift in value.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
A loan would only protect your initial investment and would not see a return on any uplift in the value of the property.Times, Sunday Times (2016) Times, Sunday Times (2008)
But, those in need of uplifting, fear not.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
The 5 per cent uplift would add a further 5,000.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Since his heartening first year in the job, convincing, uplifting displays and results have been in short supply.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
FOR the first time in many years, we are entering a new year with a sense of hope and uplift in the economy.The Sun (2014) Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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Definition of uplift from the Collins English Dictionary