lifts


lifts
lɪft n. act of raising or lifting; height to which something is raised, elevation; force which raises or elevates something; elevator (British); mechanical apparatus which lifts or raises (i.e. ski lift); ride in the vehicle of another person; elation, happy feeling v. raise, move upward; pick up; elevate; cheer, raise one's spirits; cancel, end, remove; steal (Slang)

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