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exalt

ex·alt

exalt

 
 
pronunciation:
ihg zawlt
features:
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part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: exalted, exalting, exalts
definition 1: to raise in rank, power, dignity, or the like; elevate.
synonyms:
advance, aggrandize, elevate, promote, upgrade
antonyms:
abase, debase, dishonor, lower
similar words:
boost, extol, honor, lift, pinnacle, raise
definition 2: to honor or glorify.
His followers exalted him as a savior.
synonyms:
apotheosize, deify, glorify, honor, revere, venerate
antonyms:
degrade, dishonor, disparage
similar words:
adore, bless, dignify, extol, idolize, laud, lionize, magnify, praise, worship
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derivation: exalter (n.)
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