Advertisement

Definition of "elevates" []

  • To move to a higher place (verb)
  • To raise in rank or status; promote (verb)
  • To put in a cheerful mood; elate (verb)
  • To put on a higher cultural plane; uplift (verb)
  • To raise the axis of a gun (verb)
  • To raise the intensity or pitch of (the voice) (verb)
  • To lift up (the Host) at Mass for adoration (verb)
  • Third-person singular simple present indicative form of elevate. (verb)

www.Collinsdictionary.com (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

Wiktionary.org : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "elevates" in a sentence
  • "The title elevates her to the most highest ranking woman in the court besides the Empress."
  • "As people who take SSRI drugs like Prozac know, serotonin elevates mood and can also act as an appetite suppresant."
  • "Diagnosing people with pejorative labels elevates the therapist to a superior position while diminishing those who seek help."
Words like "elevates"