Search Result for "uplifting":
1. the rise of something;
- Example: "the uplifting of the clouds revealed the blue of a summer sky"
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Uplift \Up*lift"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Uplifting.] To lift or raise aloft; to raise; to elevate; as, to uplift the arm; to uplift a rock. --Cowper. [1913 Webster] Satan, talking to his nearest mate, With head uplift above the wave, and eyes That sparkling blazed. --Milton. [1913 Webster]WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
uplifting n 1: the rise of something; "the uplifting of the clouds revealed the blue of a summer sky"Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
33 Moby Thesaurus words for "uplifting": apotheosis, ascent, assumption, beatification, canonization, deification, elevating, elevation, elevatory, enshrinement, erectile, erecting, erection, erective, escalation, exaltation, heaving up, height, lifting, lofting, raising, rearing, standing on end, sursum corda, upbuoying, upcast, upheaval, uplift, upping, upraising, uprearing, upthrow, upthrust