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Definitions of uplift:
  • noun:   a brassiere that lifts and supports the breasts
  • noun:   (geology) a rise of land to a higher elevation (as in the process of mountain building)
  • verb:   lift up or elevate
  • verb:   lift up from the earth, as by geologic forces
    Example: "The earth's movement uplifted this part of town"
  • verb:   fill with high spirits; fill with optimism
    Example: "Music can uplift your spirits"

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