Meaning of UPLIFT in English
The verb is pronounced /ʌplɪft/. The noun is pronounced /ʌplɪft/.
If something uplifts people, it helps them to have a better life, for example by making them feel happy or by improving their social conditions. ( LITERARY )
We need a little something to help sometimes, to uplift us and make us feel better...
Art was created to uplift the mind and the spirit.
VERB : V n , V n
Uplift is also a noun.
This victory was a massive uplift for us.
In economics, an uplift in something such as the price of shares is an increase in their value. ( BUSINESS )
...an uplift in the stock market...
Its shares were down across the first quarter, but are now showing a 20 per cent uplift.
N-COUNT : usu sing , oft N in n
Collins COBUILD Advanced Learner's English Dictionary. Английский словарь Коллинз COBUILD для изучающих язык на продвинутом уровне. 2006