Definitions for exalt

Definitions for (verb) exalt

Main entry: exalt

Definition: raise in rank, character, or status

Usage: exalted the humble shoemaker to the rank of King's adviser

Main entry: proclaim, laud, glorify, exalt, extol

Definition: praise, glorify, or honor

Usage: extol the virtues of one's children; glorify one's spouse's cooking

Main entry: beatify, inebriate, thrill, tickle pink, exalt, exhilarate

Definition: fill with sublime emotion

Usage: The children were thrilled at the prospect of going to the movies; He was inebriated by his phenomenal success

Main entry: exalt, enliven, inspire, animate, invigorate

Definition: heighten or intensify

Usage: These paintings exalt the imagination

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