Meaning of UPLIFT in English


I. up ‧ lift 1 /ˈʌplɪft/ BrE AmE noun

1 . [singular] an increase in something

uplift in

an uplift in sales

2 . [singular, uncountable] a feeling of happiness and hope

II. up ‧ lift 2 /ʌpˈlɪft/ BrE AmE verb [transitive] formal

1 . to make someone feel happier

2 . to make something higher

Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English.      Longman - Словарь современного английского языка.