1. The act of giving temporary assistance (synset 101211977)
  2. The component of the aerodynamic forces acting on an airfoil that opposes gravity (synset 111442391)
  3. The event of something being raised upward (synset 107385271)
    "an elevation of the temperature in the afternoon"; "a raising of the land resulting from volcanic activity"
  4. A wave that lifts the surface of the water or ground (synset 107362999)
  5. A powered conveyance that carries skiers up a hill (synset 104238755)
  6. A device worn in a shoe or boot to make the wearer look taller or to correct a shortened leg (synset 103669840)
  7. One of the layers forming the heel of a shoe or boot (synset 103669700)
  8. Lifting device consisting of a platform or cage that is raised and lowered mechanically in a vertical shaft in order to move people from one floor to another in a building (synset 103286056)
  9. Plastic surgery to remove wrinkles and other signs of aging from your face;
    An incision is made near the hair line and skin is pulled back and excess tissue is excised (synset 100675401)
    "some actresses have more than one face lift"
  10. Transportation of people or goods by air (especially when other means of access are unavailable) (synset 100317420)
  11. A ride in a car (synset 100310102)
    "he gave me a lift home"
  12. The act of raising something (synset 100117196)
    "he responded with a lift of his eyebrow"; "fireman learn several different raises for getting ladders up"
  1. Raise from a lower to a higher position (synset 201978076)
    "Raise your hands"; "Lift a load"
  2. Take hold of something and move it to a different location (synset 201582002)
    "lift the box onto the table"
  3. Move upwards (synset 201977773)
    "lift one's eyes"
  4. Move upward (synset 201972576)
    "The fog lifted"; "The smoke arose from the forest fire"; "The mist uprose from the meadows"
  5. Make audible (synset 200988106)
    "He lifted a war whoop"
  6. Cancel officially (synset 200801460)
    "He revoked the ban on smoking"; "lift an embargo"; "vacate a death sentence"
  7. Make off with belongings of others (synset 202281711)
  8. Raise or haul up with or as if with mechanical help (synset 201457813)
    "hoist the bicycle onto the roof of the car"
  9. Invigorate or heighten (synset 200551059)
    "lift my spirits"; "lift his ego"
  10. Raise in rank or condition (synset 200545629)
    "The new law lifted many people from poverty"
  11. Take off or away by decreasing (synset 200178766)
    "lift the pressure"
  12. Rise up (synset 202702643)
    "The building rose before them"
  13. Pay off (a mortgage) (synset 202357177)
  14. Take without referencing from someone else's writing or speech;
    Of intellectual property (synset 202282906)
  15. Take illegally (synset 202281983)
    "rustle cattle"
  16. Fly people or goods to or from places not accessible by other means (synset 201454668)
    "Food is airlifted into Bosnia"
  17. Take (root crops) out of the ground (synset 201314268)
    "lift potatoes"
  18. Call to stop the hunt or to retire, as of hunting dogs (synset 200794583)
  19. Rise upward, as from pressure or moisture (synset 200357852)
    "The floor is lifting slowly"
  20. Put an end to (synset 200354849)
    "lift a ban"; "raise a siege"
  21. Remove (hair) by scalping (synset 200198998)
  22. Remove from a seedbed or from a nursery (synset 200178887)
    "lift the tulip bulbs"
  23. Remove from a surface (synset 200178616)
    "the detective carefully lifted some fingerprints from the table"
  24. Perform cosmetic surgery on someone's face (synset 200061704)

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