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ADJECTIVE (1)

1. of high moral or intellectual value; elevated in nature or style;
- Example: "an exalted ideal"
- Example: "argue in terms of high-flown ideals"- Oliver Franks
- Example: "a noble and lofty concept"
- Example: "a grand purpose"
[syn: exalted, elevated, sublime, grand, high-flown, high-minded, lofty, rarefied, rarified, idealistic, noble-minded]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Exalt \Ex*alt"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Exalted; p. pr. & vb. n. Exalting.] [L. exaltare; ex out (intens.) + altare to make high, altus high: cf.F. exalter. See Altitude.] 1. To raise high; to elevate; to lift up. [1913 Webster] I will exalt my throne above the stars of God. --Is. xiv. 13. [1913 Webster] Exalt thy towery head, and lift thine eyes --Pope. [1913 Webster] 2. To elevate in rank, dignity, power, wealth, character, or the like; to dignify; to promote; as, to exalt a prince to the throne, a citizen to the presidency. [1913 Webster] Righteousness exalteth a nation. --Prov. xiv. 34. [1913 Webster] He that humbleth himself shall be exalted. --Luke xiv. 11. [1913 Webster] 3. To elevate by prise or estimation; to magnify; to extol; to glorify. "Exalt ye the Lord." --Ps. xcix. 5. [1913 Webster] In his own grace he doth exalt himself. --Shak. [1913 Webster] 4. To lift up with joy, pride, or success; to inspire with delight or satisfaction; to elate. [1913 Webster] They who thought they got whatsoever he lost were mightily exalted. --Dryden. [1913 Webster] 5. To elevate the tone of, as of the voice or a musical instrument. --Is. xxxvii. 23. [1913 Webster] Now Mars, she said, let Fame exalt her voice. --Prior. [1913 Webster] 6. (Alchem.) To render pure or refined; to intensify or concentrate; as, to exalt the juices of bodies. [1913 Webster] With chemic art exalts the mineral powers. --Pope. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Exalted \Ex*alt"ed\, a. Raised to lofty height; elevated; extolled; refined; dignified; sublime. [1913 Webster] Wiser far than Solomon, Of more exalted mind. --Milton. [1913 Webster] Time never fails to bring every exalted reputation to a strict scrutiny. --Ames. -- Ex*alt"ed*ly, adv. -- Ex*alt"ed*ness, n. "The exaltedness of some minds." --T. Gray. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

exalted adj 1: of high moral or intellectual value; elevated in nature or style; "an exalted ideal"; "argue in terms of high- flown ideals"- Oliver Franks; "a noble and lofty concept"; "a grand purpose" [syn: exalted, elevated, sublime, grand, high-flown, high-minded, lofty, rarefied, rarified, idealistic, noble-minded]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

232 Moby Thesaurus words for "exalted": Olympian, aerial, aggrandized, airy, altitudinous, analysis, apotheosized, aristocratic, ascending, aspiring, assay, astral, audit, august, awesome, beaming, beatified, big, bighearted, blissful, blithe, blithesome, breakdown, bright, bright and sunny, bursting with happiness, canonized, canvass, carried away, catechization, celebrated, checkup, cheerful, cheery, chivalrous, colossal, deified, diagnosis, dignified, dissection, distinguished, dominating, ducal, ecstatic, elate, elated, elevated, eminent, enchanted, ennobled, enraptured, enravished, enshrined, enthroned, entranced, erect, ethereal, eupeptic, euphoric, exaggerated, examination, excellent, excited, exhilarated, exultant, famed, famous, first, flushed, foremost, freaked out, generous, genial, genteel, gentle, gentlemanlike, gentlemanly, glad, gladsome, glorified, glorious, glowing, godlike, grand, great, great of heart, greathearted, handsome, happy, haughty, heightened, held in awe, heroic, high, high and mighty, high-flown, high-minded, high-pitched, high-ranking, high-reaching, high-set, high-up, highest, highest-ranking, honored, hopeful, idealistic, illustrious, immortal, immortalized, imparadised, in ecstasies, in good spirits, in heaven, in high spirits, in paradise, in raptures, in seventh heaven, inflated, inquiry, inspection, irrepressible, joyful, joyous, jubilant, kinglike, kingly, knightly, ladylike, largehearted, lauded, laughing, leading, liberal, lifted, lofty, magnanimous, magnificent, magnified, majestic, mighty, monumental, mounting, noble, noble-minded, notable, noted, number one, of gentle blood, of good cheer, of rank, on cloud nine, on stilts, openhanded, optimistic, outstanding, outtopping, overblown, overjoyed, overjoyful, overlooking, overtopping, patrician, perlustration, pleasant, possessed, prestigious, pretentious, princelike, princely, prominent, queenlike, queenly, questioning, quite the lady, quizzing, radiant, raised, rampant, rapt, raptured, rapturous, ravished, renowned, review, rhapsodic, riant, rosy, sainted, sanctified, sanguine, sanguineous, scan, scrutiny, sent, shrined, sifting, smiling, soaring, sparkling, spiring, steep, stilted, sublime, sunny, superb, supereminent, superior, superlative, supernal, survey, testing, throned, titled, top-drawer, topless, toplofty, topping, towering, towery, transported, upcast, upflung, uplifted, uplifting, upraised, upreared, upright, upthrown, view, winnowing, winsome