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Synonyms for elevation
ˌɛl əˈveɪ ʃənel·e·va·tion

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Wiktionary0.0 / 0 votes

  1. elevationnoun

    reduction, demotion, depression, disgust, diminishment

  2. elevationnoun

    depression, demotion, diminishment, reduction, disgust

  3. elevationnoun

    depression, diminishment, reduction, demotion, disgust

  4. elevationnoun

    reduction, depression, diminishment, demotion, disgust

  5. elevationnoun

    diminishment, demotion, disgust, depression, reduction

  6. elevationnoun

    demotion, depression, reduction, diminishment, disgust

  7. elevationnoun

    diminishment, depression, disgust, reduction, demotion

  8. elevationnoun

    depression, demotion, disgust, reduction, diminishment

  9. elevationnoun

    reduction, demotion, disgust, depression, diminishment

Princeton's WordNet2.7 / 3 votes

  1. elevation, lift, raisingnoun

    the event of something being raised upward

    "an elevation of the temperature in the afternoon"; "a raising of the land resulting from volcanic activity"

    upbringing, fosterage, rise, height, rhytidectomy, fostering, aggrandisement, aggrandizement, aerodynamic lift, peak, lift, raising, airlift, face lift, rearing, nurture, bringing up, nip and tuck, ski tow, natural elevation, tiptop, cosmetic surgery, heave, rhytidoplasty, meridian, breeding, acme, raise, pinnacle, ski lift, elevator, top, superlative, facelift, summit, face lifting, altitude

  2. acme, height, elevation, peak, pinnacle, summit, superlative, meridian, tiptop, topnoun

    the highest level or degree attainable; the highest stage of development

    "his landscapes were deemed the acme of beauty"; "the artist's gifts are at their acme"; "at the height of her career"; "the peak of perfection"; "summer was at its peak"; "...catapulted Einstein to the pinnacle of fame"; "the summit of his ambition"; "so many highest superlatives achieved by man"; "at the top of his profession"

    top of the inning, bloom, heyday, efflorescence, blossom, teetotum, crown, upper side, aggrandisement, visor, aggrandizement, crest, line of longitude, lift, peak, stature, point, upside, spinning top, vizor, prime, big top, apex, round top, raising, eyeshade, tallness, natural elevation, extremum, top side, whirligig, meridian, superlative degree, acme, circus tent, pinnacle, flower, flush, cover, bill, summit meeting, top, superlative, height, tiptop, vertex, summit, tip, altitude

  3. elevation, EL, altitude, ALTnoun

    angular distance above the horizon (especially of a celestial object)

    top, aggrandisement, raising, height, tiptop, lift, pinnacle, overhead railway, elevated, elevated railroad, altitude, meridian, aggrandizement, superlative, elevated railway, peak, natural elevation, acme, summit

  4. natural elevation, elevationnoun

    a raised or elevated geological formation

    tiptop, raising, peak, top, summit, pinnacle, acme, height, lift, meridian, aggrandizement, superlative, aggrandisement, altitude, natural elevation

  5. elevationnoun

    distance of something above a reference point (such as sea level)

    "there was snow at the higher elevations"

    tiptop, raising, peak, top, summit, pinnacle, acme, aggrandizement, lift, meridian, natural elevation, superlative, aggrandisement, altitude, height

  6. elevationnoun

    (ballet) the height of a dancer's leap or jump

    "a dancer of exceptional elevation"

    tiptop, raising, peak, top, summit, pinnacle, acme, aggrandizement, lift, meridian, natural elevation, superlative, aggrandisement, altitude, height

  7. elevationnoun

    drawing of an exterior of a structure

    tiptop, raising, peak, top, summit, pinnacle, acme, aggrandizement, lift, meridian, natural elevation, superlative, aggrandisement, altitude, height

  8. aggrandizement, aggrandisement, elevationnoun

    the act of increasing the wealth or prestige or power or scope of something

    "the aggrandizement of the king"; "his elevation to cardinal"

    tiptop, raising, peak, aggrandisement, lift, summit, pinnacle, acme, height, meridian, aggrandizement, superlative, natural elevation, altitude, top

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. elevationnoun

    raising, elevating

  2. elevationnoun

    exaltation, aggrandizement, promotion

  3. elevationnoun

    dignity, refinement, improvement, ennobling

  4. elevationnoun

    hill, elevated place

  5. elevationnoun

    (Astron.) height, altitude

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. elevationnoun

    promotion, aggrandizement, exaltation, dignity, advancement, eminence, hill

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "elevation":

    altitude, silage, rise, lift, height, lifting, façade, hoist, elevating, hanger

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  1. Henry David Thoreau:

    Most of the luxuries and many of the so-called comforts of life, are not only not indispensable, but positive hindrances to the elevation of mankind.

  2. The Appalachian Trail Conservancy:

    The reasons they don't complete the trail vary from injury, fatigue and I'd say the most common reason is they don't realize how hard it is and they aren't ready for the experience. that 515,000 feet of up and down is equivalent to going from zero elevation to the top of Mount Everest 16 times.

  3. lot chakonza:

    If a man becomes too ambitious, considering material possessions,yet with a little moral elevation and understanding,he is more likely to become malicious.

  4. Roderick L. Evans:

    Sometimes what appears to be a setback is God's mode of elevation.

  5. Rory McIlroy:

    Anyone that can get elevation on their iron shots and get a little spin on the ball, that's the way you're going to get it close to these pins, i think that's the way I'm going to do well this week.

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