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IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet) of lift

The International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) is an alphabetic system of phonetic notation based primarily on the Latin alphabet. With phonetic transcriptions, dictionarie tell you about the pronunciation of words, because the spelling of an English word does not tell you how you should pronounce it. Below is the phonetic transcription of lift:
/lɪft/

Derived Form of lift

noun
plural: lifts
verb
third person: lifts
past: lifted
past participle: lifted
present participle: lifting
Noun
1
the act of giving temporary assistance
Hypernymsaid,
Type ofaid, assist, assistance, help,
2
the component of the aerodynamic forces acting on an airfoil that opposes gravity
Synonymsaerodynamic lift,
Hyponymsground effect,
Hypernymsaerodynamic force,
Type ofaerodynamic force,
Typesground effect,
3
the event of something being raised upward
  1. an elevation of the temperature in the afternoon
  2. a raising of the land resulting from volcanic activity
Synonymselevation, raising,
Hypernymsrise,
Type ofascension, ascent, rise, rising,
4
a wave that lifts the surface of the water or ground
Synonymsrise,
Hypernymswave,
Type ofmoving ridge, wave,
5
a powered conveyance that carries skiers up a hill
Synonymsski tow, ski lift,
Hyponymschairlift, rope tow, surface lift,
Hypernymsconveyance,
Type ofconveyance, transport,
Typeschair lift, chairlift, rope tow, surface lift,
6
a device worn in a shoe or boot to make the wearer look taller or to correct a shortened leg
Hypernymsdevice,
Type ofdevice,
7
one of the layers forming the heel of a shoe or boot
Hyponymstop lift,
Hypernymslayer,
Holonymsheel,
Type ofbed, layer,
Typestop lift,
Part ofheel,
8
lifting device consisting of a platform or cage that is raised and lowered mechanically in a vertical shaft in order to move people from one floor to another in a building
Synonymselevator,
Hyponymsdumbwaiter, freight elevator, paternoster,
Hypernymslifting device,
Meronymscar,
Holonymsbuilding,
Partscar, elevator car,
Type oflifting device,
Typesdumbwaiter, food elevator, freight elevator, paternoster, service elevator,
Part ofbuilding, edifice,
9
plastic surgery to remove wrinkles and other signs of aging from your face; an incision is made near the hair line and skin is pulled back and excess tissue is excised
  1. some actresses have more than one face lift
Synonymsface lift, facelift, face lifting, cosmetic surgery, rhytidectomy, rhytidoplasty, nip and tuck,
Hyponymsnose job,
Hypernymsplastic surgery,
Type ofanaplasty, plastic surgery, reconstructive surgery,
Typesnose job, rhinoplasty,
10
transportation of people or goods by air (especially when other means of access are unavailable)
Synonymsairlift,
Hypernymstransportation,
Type ofconveyance, transfer, transferral, transportation,
TypesBerlin airlift,
11
a ride in a car
  1. he gave me a lift home
Hypernymsdrive,
Type ofdrive, ride,
12
the act of raising something
  1. he responded with a lift of his eyebrow
  2. fireman learn several different raises for getting ladders up
Synonymsraise, heave,
Hypernymspropulsion,
Type ofactuation, propulsion,
Verb
1
raise from a lower to a higher position
  1. Raise your hands
  2. Lift a load
Synonymsraise, elevate, get up, bring up,
Antonymslower,
Hyponymschin, get up, heighten, hike, hoist, jack, kick up, levitate, pick up, pinnacle, pump, raise, rear, shoulder, skid, trice, underlay,
Hypernymsmove,
Type ofdisplace, move,
Typesboost, chin, chin up, erect, gather up, get up, heighten, hike, hike up, hoist, jack, jack up, kick up, leaven, levitate, lift, lift up, pick up, pinnacle, prove, pump, raise, rear, run up, shoulder, skid, trice, trice up, underlay, wind,
See alsolift up, lifter,
2
take hold of something and move it to a different location
  1. lift the box onto the table
Hyponymsheave, pitchfork,
Hypernymsmove,
Type ofdisplace, move,
Typesfork, heave, heave up, heft, heft up, pitchfork,
3
move upwards
  1. lift one's eyes
Synonymsraise,
Hypernymsmove,
Type ofdisplace, move,
4
move upward
  1. The fog lifted
  2. The smoke arose from the forest fire
  3. The mist uprose from the meadows
Synonymsrise, arise, move up, go up, come up, uprise,
Antonymsfall,
Hyponymsbubble, chandelle, climb, go up, rise, rocket, scend, soar, steam, uplift,
Hypernymstravel,
Type ofgo, locomote, move, travel,
Typesascend, chandelle, climb, climb up, come up, go up, mount, rise, rocket, scend, skyrocket, soar, soar up, soar upwards, steam, surge, uplift, uprise, zoom,
5
make audible
  1. He lifted a war whoop
Hypernymsutter,
Type ofemit, let loose, let out, utter,
6
cancel officially
  1. He revoked the ban on smoking
  2. lift an embargo
  3. vacate a death sentence
Synonymsrevoke, annul, countermand, reverse, repeal, overturn, rescind, vacate,
Hyponymsrenege,
Hypernymscancel,
7
make off with belongings of others
Synonymspilfer, cabbage, purloin, pinch, abstract, snarf, swipe, hook, sneak, filch, nobble,
Hypernymssteal,
Type ofsteal,
See alsolifter,
8
raise or haul up with or as if with mechanical help
  1. hoist the bicycle onto the roof of the car
Synonymshoist, wind,
Hyponymstrice,
Hypernymsraise,
Type ofbring up, elevate, get up, lift, raise,
Typestrice, trice up,
9
invigorate or heighten
  1. lift my spirits
  2. lift his ego
Synonymsraise,
Hypernymsbetter,
Type ofameliorate, amend, better, improve, meliorate,
10
raise in rank or condition
  1. The new law lifted many people from poverty
Synonymsraise, elevate,
Hyponymsdignify, exalt,
Hypernymschange,
Type ofalter, change, modify,
Typesdignify, exalt,
11
take off or away by decreasing
  1. lift the pressure
Hypernymsremove,
Type ofremove, take, take away, withdraw,
12
rise up
  1. The building rose before them
Synonymsrise, rear,
Hyponymsloom,
Hypernymslook,
Type ofappear, look, seem,
Typeshulk, loom, predominate, tower,
13
pay off (a mortgage)
Hypernymsliquidate,
Type ofliquidate, pay off,
14
take without referencing from someone else's writing or speech; of intellectual property
Synonymsplagiarize, plagiarise,
Hyponymscrib,
Hypernymssteal,
Type ofsteal,
Typescrib,
15
take illegally
  1. rustle cattle
Synonymsrustle,
Hypernymssteal,
Type ofsteal,
16
fly people or goods to or from places not accessible by other means
  1. Food is airlifted into Bosnia
Synonymsairlift,
Hypernymsfly,
Type offly,
17
take (root crops) out of the ground
  1. lift potatoes
Hypernymsdig,
Type ofdig, dig out,
18
call to stop the hunt or to retire, as of hunting dogs
Hypernymscall,
Type ofcall, send for,
19
rise upward, as from pressure or moisture
  1. The floor is lifting slowly
Hypernymsheave,
Type ofbuckle, heave, warp,
20
put an end to
  1. lift a ban
  2. raise a siege
Synonymsraise,
Hypernymsend,
Type ofend, terminate,
21
remove (hair) by scalping
Hypernymsscalp,
Type ofscalp,
22
remove from a seedbed or from a nursery
  1. lift the tulip bulbs
Hypernymsremove,
Type ofremove, take, take away, withdraw,
23
remove from a surface
  1. the detective carefully lifted some fingerprints from the table
Hypernymsremove,
Type ofremove, take, take away, withdraw,
24
perform cosmetic surgery on someone's face
Synonymsface-lift,
Hypernymsoperate on,
Type ofoperate, operate on,
25
annul by recalling or rescinding
Synonymsannul, countermand, overturn, repeal, rescind, reverse, revoke, vacate,
Type ofcancel, strike down,
Typesgo back on, renege, renege on, renegue, renegue on,

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  1. You're gonna hang, you're gonna lift up yourknees and lower back down, lift up your knees,
  2. those pules always get me every time. Good -- lift, lift, lift, lift, higher. Give me
  3. Lift lift brmmm brmmm, lift lift brmmm brmmm
  4. Now, in this lift kit, unlike some other Rough Country lift kits, your entire lift is given
  5. For example: This is a faree lift, rather than: This is a free lift, a free lift
  6. happening as I lift and lift and lift see the subsoil here this is now getting
  7. boats which are supported by hydrofoil, where lift is lift from the hydrofoil lift, can
  8. When you compare these three types of breast lift operations, from the Periareolar lift to the Anchor style lift, the strength of the operation increases with the longer scars.
  9. So if you have a significant degree of breast droop, and you'd like a lift, one moves from the Periareolar lift to the Lollipop style breast lift.
  10. but you also have lift for a farmer's lift and carry.
  11. This reduced the lift the wing could generate, while increasing the lift on the tail wing
  12. literally water floor and lift it up lift you put you Lambos up top drive all
  13. Lift only six quarters. Well, if you properly sized them for the task at hand, they should be able to lift 150 quarters.
  14. shit I'm about to lift, Like a phylum lift up
  15. Four inches of lift is a lot of lift for a JK, whether you're talking about a two-door
  16. But when you put on a big lift like this 4-inch lift, those changes are pretty drastic and
  17. A lot of lift kits, even some of the top brand lift kits on the market, will give a new set
  18. - Yeah, stair lift, chair lift.
  19. is a lift kit so we actually have five centimetres of extra lift and it makes