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uh plift

  • n  (geology) a rise of land to a higher elevation (as in the process of mountain building)
  • n  a brassiere that lifts and supports the breasts
  • v  fill with high spirits; fill with optimism
    Music can uplift your spirits
  • v  lift up from the earth, as by geologic forces
    the earth's movement uplifted this part of town
  • v  lift up or elevate

  • Operations to enlarge or uplift the female breast are a relatively small part of the growing practice of plastic surgeons.
  • Spike Lee's stated aim as a director is to "uplift the race" a motto used 60 years earlier by Oscar Micheaux, whose will to make socially pertinent movies for black audiences .
  • Her intention was pure and simpleto uplift as much of humanity as she could reach, and so far she has reached millions.
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