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Encourage vs. Uplift

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Encourage

To inspire with hope, courage, or confidence.
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Uplift

To raise; elevate.
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Encourage

To give support to; foster
Policies designed to encourage private investment.
Apr 22, 2022

Uplift

To raise to a higher social, intellectual, or moral level or condition.
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Encourage

To stimulate; spur
Burning the field to encourage new plant growth.
Apr 22, 2022
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Uplift

To raise to spiritual or emotional heights; exalt
Music that uplifts the spirit.
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Encourage

To mentally support; to motivate, give courage, hope or spirit.
I encouraged him during his race.
Delia's coach encouraged her to focus on the positives.
Apr 22, 2022

Uplift

Uplifted.
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Encourage

To spur on, strongly recommend.
We encourage the use of bicycles in the town centre.
We encourage you to cycle instead of taking the car.
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Uplift

The act, process, or result of raising or lifting up.
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Encourage

To foster, give help or patronage
The royal family has always encouraged the arts in word and deed.
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Uplift

An effort or a movement to improve social, moral, or intellectual standards.
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Encourage

To give courage to; to inspire with courage, spirit, or hope; to raise, or to increase, the confidence of; to animate; enhearten; to incite; to help forward; - the opposite of discourage.
David encouraged himself in the Lord.
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Uplift

(Geology) An upheaval.
Apr 22, 2022

Encourage

Contribute to the progress or growth of;
I am promoting the use of computers in the classroom
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Uplift

To raise something or someone to a higher physical, social, moral, intellectual, spiritual or emotional level.
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Encourage

Inspire with confidence; give hope or courage to
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Uplift

To aggravate; to increase.
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Encourage

Spur on;
His financial success encouraged him to look for a wife
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Uplift

To be accepted for carriage on a flight.
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Uplift

(NZ) To remove (a child) from a damaging home environment by a social welfare organization.
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Uplift

To remove (a document) from its current possessor and take it into one's own possession.
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Uplift

The act or result of being uplifted.
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Uplift

(geology) A tectonic upheaval, especially one that takes place in the process of mountain building.
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Uplift

(transport) The picking up and loading of goods to be transported by a mover.
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Uplift

(colloquial) A brassiere that raises the breasts.
Apr 22, 2022

Uplift

(legal) An increase in a fine or penalty due to aggravating circumstances.
Apr 22, 2022

Uplift

To lift or raise aloft; to raise; to elevate; as, to uplift the arm; to uplift a rock.
Satan, talking to his nearest mate,With head uplift above the wave, and eyesThat sparkling blazed.
Apr 22, 2022

Uplift

A raising or upheaval of strata so as to disturb their regularity and uniformity, and to occasion folds, dislocations, and the like.
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Uplift

(geology) a rise of land to a higher elevation (as in the process of mountain building)
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Uplift

A brassiere that lifts and supports the breasts
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Uplift

Fill with high spirits; fill with optimism;
Music can uplift your spirits
Apr 22, 2022

Uplift

Lift up from the earth, as by geologic forces;
The earth's movement uplifted this part of town
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Uplift

Lift up or elevate
Apr 22, 2022

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