elevate

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elevate englannista suomeksi

  1. ylentää

  2. kohottaa, nostaa

  1. Verbi

  2. nostaa, kohottaa

elevate englanniksi

  1. To raise (something) to a higher position.

  2. (syn)

    (ant)

    (ux)

  3. 1534, (w) and (w), ''A Prymer in Englyshe,'' London: William Marshall,http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A05789.0001.001

  4. The Grace or Blessynge of the table to be sayed of chyldren standynge before it, thyr handes eleuated and ioyned to gyder
  5. (circa) (w), ''(w),'' Act(nbs)V, Scene(nbs)2,http://www.opensourceshakespeare.org/views/plays/play_view.php?WorkID=winterstale&Scope=entire&pleasewait=1&msg=pl

  6. She had one eye declined for the loss of her husband, another elevated that the oracle was fulfilled:
  7. 1750, (w), ''(w),'' No.(nbs)25, 12(nbs)June, 1750, Volume(nbs)1, London: J. Payne and J. Bouquet, 1752, p.(nbs)216,http://name.umdl.umich.edu/004772607.0001.001

  8. We know that a few strokes of the axe will lop a cedar; but what arts of cultivation can elevate a shrub?
  9. 1896, (w), ''(w),'' London: T. Fisher Unwin, Part(nbs)2, Chapter(nbs)5, p.(nbs)138,https://archive.org/details/outcastofislands00conruoft/page/138

  10. Abdulla expressed his surprise by elevating his eyebrows.
  11. To promote (someone) to a higher rank.

  12. 1682, (w), ''(w),'' London: D. Brown ''et al.,'' Act(nbs)I, Scene(nbs)1, p.(nbs)6,http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A27320.0001.001

  13. Hard Fate of Greatness, We so highly Elevated
    Are more expos’d to Censure than the little ones,
  14. 1792, (w), ''(w),'' London: J. Johnson, Part(nbs)1, Chapter(nbs)1, p.(nbs)24,http://name.umdl.umich.edu/004903441.0001.000

  15. Nothing can set the regal character in a more contemptible point of view, than the various crimes that have elevated men to the supreme dignity.
  16. 1961, (w), ''(w),'' New York: Dell, Chapter(nbs)29, p.(nbs)334,https://archive.org/details/catch19612200hell

  17. (..) that’s the way things go when you elevate mediocre people to positions of authority.
  18. 2014, A. D. Wright, ''The Early Modern Papacy''

  19. Much has also been made recently of the distorting effects exerted on the administration of Urban VIII by the interests of the Barberini nephews, especially of the two elevated to cardinal status.
  20. 2014, Guy W. Lecky-Thompson, ''Inside SharePoint 2007 Administration'' (page 55)

  21. At that point, you have to elevate the account's rights, activate the feature, and then demote the account again.
  22. To confer honor or nobility on (someone).

  23. 1591, (w), “Virgils Gnat” in ''Complaints,'' London: William Ponsonbie,http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A12774.0001.001

  24. That none, whom fortune freely doth aduaunce,
    Himselfe therefore to heauen should eleuate:
    For loftie type of honour through the glaunce
    Of enuies dart, is downe in dust prostrate;
  25. To make (something or someone) more worthy or of greater value.

  26. 1682, (w), ''The Medal,'' Edinburgh, “Epistle to the Whigs,”http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A36648.0001.001

  27. (..) if you encourage a young Beginner, who knows but he may elevate his stile a little,
  28. 1768, (w), ''An Essay upon Prints,'' London: J. Robson, Chapter(nbs)1, p.(nbs)33,http://name.umdl.umich.edu/004859666.0001.000

  29. He is the true artist, who copies nature; but, where he finds her mean, elevates her from his own ideas of beauty.
  30. 1850, (w), ''(w),'' Leipzig: Bernhard Tauchnitz, Volume(nbs)2, Chapter(nbs)4, p.(nbs)60,https://archive.org/details/personalhistorya02dick/page/60

  31. You can’t think how it elevates him in my opinion, to know for certain that he’s really conscientious!
  32. To direct (the mind, thoughts, etc.) toward more worthy things.

  33. 1665, (w), ''Occasional Reflections upon Several Subjects,'' London: Henry Herringman, Section(nbs)4, Chapter(nbs)4, pp.(nbs)73-74,http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A29010.0001.001

  34. (..) the devout Christian improves the Blessings he receives of this inferiour World, to elevate his mind above it:
  35. 1999, (w), ''The Map of Love,'' New York: Anchor Books, 2000, Chapter(nbs)18,https://books.google.ca/books?id=U8zhW9KiI8kC&printsec=frontcoverv=onepage&q&f=false

  36. On the whole I would regard serious art as a means to elevate the emotions and educate the spirit (..)
  37. To increase the intensity or degree of (something).

  38. To increase the loudness of (a sound, especially one's voice).

  39. 1749, (w), ''(w),'' London: A. Millar, Volume(nbs)5, Book(nbs)14, Chapter(nbs)10, p.(nbs)191,https://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=mdp.39015056795340&view=1up&seq=200

  40. (..) the Uncle had more than once elevated his Voice, so as to be heard down Stairs;
  41. 1904, (w), ''(w),'' New York: Grosset & Dunlap, Chapter(nbs)3, p.(nbs)20,https://archive.org/details/seawolfby00londrich/page/20

  42. “We’ll see to that,” Wolf Larsen answered, and elevated his voice in a call of “Cooky!”
  43. To lift the spirits of (someone)

  44. 1667, (w), ''(w),'' Book(nbs)8, lines(nbs)633-634,http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A50919.0001.001

  45. (..) Hope elevates, and joy
    Bright’ns his Crest,
  46. 1759, (w), ''(w),'' Edinburgh: A. Kincaid and J. Bell, Part(nbs)1, Section(nbs)2, Chapter(nbs)1, p.(nbs)20,http://name.umdl.umich.edu/004894986.0001.000

  47. It gives us the spleen (..) to see another too happy or too much elevated, as we call it, with any little piece of good fortune.
  48. To intoxicate in a slight degree; to make (someone) tipsy.

  49. 1755, (w) and (w), ''(w),'' No.(nbs)91, 23(nbs)October, 1755, Volume(nbs)2, London: R. Baldwin, 1756, p.(nbs)557,http://name.umdl.umich.edu/004813445.0001.002

  50. ''(w)'' entertained them till he was tipsy; when the same wine that stupified him, only served to elevate ''(w),'' who took up the ball just as ''Steele'' dropt it, and kept it up for the rest of the evening.
  51. 1791, (w), ''(w),'' London: Charles Dilly, Volume(nbs)2, 1778,http://name.umdl.umich.edu/004839390.0001.002

  52. Johnson, from drinking only water, supposed every body who drank wine to be elevated
  53. 1822, (w), ''(w),'' Edinburgh: Archibald, Constable, Volume(nbs)1, Chapter(nbs)3, p.(nbs)92,https://archive.org/details/peverilpeak01unkngoog/page/n132

  54. (..) the elevated Cavaliers (..) sent to Roger Raine of the Peveril Arms (..) for two tubs of merry stingo
  55. To attempt to make (something) seem less important, remarkable, etc.

  56. 1660, (w), ''Ductor Dubitantium,'' London: Richard Royston, Volume(nbs)1, Chapter(nbs)4, Rule(nbs)2, p.(nbs)126,http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A63844.0001.001

  57. (..) the Arabian Physicians (..) endevour to elevate and lessen the thing ''i.e.'' belief in the (w), by saying, It is not wholly beyond the force of nature, that a Virgin should conceive (..)
  58. Elevated; raised aloft.

  59. 1548, (w), ''The Union of the Two Noble and Illustre Families of Lancastre and Yorke,'' London: Richard Grafton, Henry(nbs)VII, year(nbs)6,http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A02595.0001.001

  60. The sayde crosse was .iii. tymes deuoutly eleuate, and at euery exaltacion, ye Moores beyng within the cytie, roared, howled and cryed,
  61. 1667, (w), ''(w),'' Book(nbs)2, lines(nbs)567-578,http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A50919.0001.001

  62. Others apart sat on a Hill retir’d,
    In thoughts more elevate,
  63. (inflection of)

  64. (feminine plural of)