Student Thesaurus

One entry found for elevate.
Entry Word: elevate
Function: verb
Text: 1 to fill with great joy <seeing their son ordained as a priest was one of the most elevating moments in their lives> -- see ELATE
2 to move from a lower to a higher place or position <the old trick of using a fat phone book to elevate a child to a more comfortable position at the table> -- see RAISE 1
3 to move higher in rank or position <the announcement that the pope will elevate several prelates to the rank of cardinal> -- see PROMOTE 1