lift up

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v lift up fill with high spirits; fill with optimism "Music can uplift your spirits"
    • v lift up take and lift upward
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Quotations

  • William Blake
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    “When thou seest an eagle, thou seest a portion of genius; lift up thy head!”
  • Vladimir Ilyich Lenin
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    “Capitalists are no more capable of self-sacrifice than a man is capable of lifting himself up by his own bootstraps.”
  • Rainer Maria Rilke
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    “All emotions are pure which gather you and lift you up; that emotion is impure which seizes only one side of your being and so distorts you.”
  • A. Lou Vickery
    A. Lou Vickery
    “Four short words sum up what has lifted most successful individuals above the crowd: a little bit more. They did all that was expected of them and a little bit more.”
  • Sydney Smith
    Sydney%20Smith
    “Great men hallow a whole people, and lift up all who live in their time.”
  • Source Unknown
    Source Unknown
    “By doing simple acts of kindness for others, we can't help but lift ourselves up, too.”

Usage

In literature:

I was thinking how sad it was for them when I heard a cry, and saw on a sudden the big ship lift up her bows out of the water.
"Taking Tales" by W.H.G. Kingston
O God, if there is divinity given to man, it is given to that man who can lift up another, as the po' outlaw knows.
"The Bishop of Cottontown" by John Trotwood Moore
He lifted up some of the ballast, and saw that it was wet.
"Down the Rhine" by Oliver Optic
But Ibrahim, lifting up his eyes to heaven, prayed, "My God, come to my help," on which his son immediately died.
"Mystics and Saints of Islam" by Claud Field
And just as the last bell struck, a peculiar sweet smile shone over his face, and he lifted up his head a little, and quickly said 'Adsum!
"Elementary Guide to Literary Criticism" by F. V. N. Painter
No magical smoke had gone up, and no stone had been lifted.
"The Rich Little Poor Boy" by Eleanor Gates
But the stone that was to be lifted up was not near him.
"The Children of Odin" by Padraic Colum
The entire vast mass of the wreck seemed to be lifted up bodily into the air.
"The Three Midshipmen" by W.H.G. Kingston
The clapper lifts up a little way, and lets it in.
"Rollo's Philosophy. [Air]" by Jacob Abbott
There were clusters of varicolored seven sisters lifting up their bright petals.
"Blue Ridge Country" by Jean Thomas
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In poetry:

Sometimes I would stand by the wooden bell tower.
The bell was tolled
whenever they lifted up a corpse in the chapel.
It too is silent now.
"The Plague Colemn" by Jaroslav Seifert
The keen winds send their voices up,
They whistle past each lonely star;
The gods pause ere they lift the cup,
As held back by some sudden bar.
"The Gods And The Winds" by Alexander Anderson
He lifted a stane sax feet in height,
He lifted it up till his right knee,
And fifty yards and mair I'm sure,
I wite he made the stane to flee.
"The Little Wee Man" by Henry Morley
With both hands Vidrik seiz’d the stone,
But to stir it in vain did he try;
The Giant took it with finger and thumb,
And lifted it up in the sky.
"Vidrik Verlandson (From The Old Danish) " by George Borrow
He plucked aside
The damask, thrust his arm down, and his arm
Was strong, unflinching. Then he lifted up
The dripping dagger that proclaimed him king!
"The King Of Sardis" by E J Rupert Atkinson
O lift me up from my bed of clay,
To dwell with Thee in the realms of day.
If 'tis Thy will I should tarry still,
Prepare me, Lord, for Thy Holy Hill.
"The Clouds" by Joseph Horatio Chant

In news:

And those who hate You have lifted up their head.
Nuclear energy output lifted as PSEG plant powers up.
Use these biblically based prayers to lift up schools to the Lord for His blessings.
Teach your children the importance of prayer while lifting up their pastor by using this kid-friendly prayer card.
When the kids were little, he would lift up their t-shirt and rub their belly pretending to be able to see that the sunshine was missing.
A tornado came and picked up my pontoon and lift and it landed about 100 yards down the lake in front of my neighbors beach.
The world's first push-around scissor lift for low-level access, the Pop-Up has a platform height of 5 ft.
The lift provides up to 40 inches of travel with a stored height of 31 inches, and features the Auto Drive gliding system.
A worship service held on Sunday night in Warren focused on lifting up those troubled by addiction, violence and other life altering issues.
Get into a modified push - up position with your knees feels too easy, try a full push - up, lifting your knees up challenge, try walking push - ups.
To lift a 2 story house with 300 weather balloons, similar to what was seen in the 2009 Pixar movie ' Up.
A grassroots effort to lift a 30-year skateboarding ban on the Ocean City boardwalk and the resort's streets is picking up momentum.
The face lift on the outside will be a great addition to Mendenhall and will hopefully entice other business owners to step up.
And for the third time I went to fill up and slid my card, selected the grade, lifted the handle and it started at 7 cents.
Beginning at one long side, roll up jelly- roll style, using the parchment to lift and roll .
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In science:

In , Donaldson showed in the lifting of M, the foliation is lifted up to a family of holomorphic discs in W , and these holomorphic discs take boundary value in a totally real sub-manifold Λφ0 .
Test configurations and Geodesic rays
The nongeometric fluxes also show up as structure constants in the four-dimensional gauge group! From this perspective, one expects that a general N = 1 gauged supergravity will lift to a nongeometric compactification.
Lectures on Nongeometric Flux Compactifications
Regarding S 3 as SU(2), one can take p(t, u) = 1 4 tr(u) (t ∈ R, u ∈ SU(2)).) Theorem 2. Q(gc )φ = 0 has an infinite-dimensional space of smooth solutions on M (al l solutions on fM are lifted up from M ), and this equation satisfies Huygens’ principle.
A Quartic Conformally Covariant Differential Operator for Arbitrary Pseudo-Riemannian Manifolds (Summary)
Such a lift, if it exists, is unique up to a phase.
Time Evolution of the External Field Problem in QED
This lift is, as we said, only unique up to a phase.
Time Evolution of the External Field Problem in QED
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