Definition Of lifted


formally remove or end (a legal restriction, decision, or ban).

the European Community lifted its oil embargo against South Africa

pick up and move to a different position.

he lifted her down from the pony's back

raise (a person's spirits or confidence); encourage or cheer.

we heard inspiring talks that lifted our spirits

raise to a higher position or level.

he lifted his trophy over his head

steal (something, especially a minor item of property).

the shirt she had lifted from a supermarket

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