Definition Of lift
a feeling of encouragement or increased cheerfulness.
winning this game has given everyone on the team a lift
a free ride in another person's vehicle.
Miss Green is giving me a lift back to school
an act of lifting.
weightlifters attempting a particularly heavy lift
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
Example Of lift
A test was carried out and the lift was left in good working order.
Alice went up to the second floor in the lift
Any cut in interest rates next month, which is looking increasingly likely, will be too late to stimulate an end-of-year lift in consumer spending.
Apparently he immediately dismissed me as harmless - I wasn't going to shoplift or lift the cash register.
As soon as we arrived at Frankton the sight of Lake Wakatipu and the mountains gave us a lift in spirits.