[ verb el-uh-veyt; adjective el-uh-veyt, -vit ]
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Then every Athenian improves and elevates them; all with the exception of myself; and I alone am their corrupter?

It is the kind of sunshine that dazzles the eye, elevates the spirit, and warms the back.

It is the influence that adorns, elevates, and embellishes existence.

To-day their self-satisfaction has made them indifferent to anything that elevates.

It elevates the sub-human and lowers the superhuman to the human.

And she elevates her trumpet, as if she were eager to get a confirmation of that fact.

Do you suppose that a maiden Gy will conceal a sentiment that it elevates her to feel?

There is nothing that elevates the mind like general cultivation.

What confidence is it that elevates you to oppose the Romans?

It elevates the aspirations, expands the soul, and stimulates the mental powers.