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Overview of noun elevated

The noun elevated has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. elevated railway, elevated railroad, elevated, el, overhead railway

(a railway that is powered by electricity and that runs on a track that is raised above the street level)

Overview of verb elevate

The verb elevate has 3 senses? (first 3 from tagged texts)
1. (3) promote, upgrade, advance, kick upstairs, raise, elevate

(give a promotion to or assign to a higher position; "John was kicked upstairs when a replacement was hired"; "Women tend not to advance in the major law firms"; "I got promoted after many years of hard work")

2. (2) raise, lift, elevate, get up, bring up

(raise from a lower to a higher position; "Raise your hands"; "Lift a load")

3. (2) lift, raise, elevate

(raise in rank or condition; "The new law lifted many people from poverty")

Overview of adj elevated

The adj elevated has 3 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) elevated

(raised above the ground; "an elevated platform")

2. exalted, elevated, sublime, grand, high-flown, high-minded, lofty, rarefied, rarified, idealistic, noble-minded

(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")

3. raised, elevated

(increased in amount or degree; "raised temperature") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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