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synonyms for lifting

  • falsification
  • infringement
  • piracy
  • appropriation
  • borrowing
  • fraud
  • stealing
  • theft
  • counterfeiting
  • cribbing
  • literary theft
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antonyms for lifting

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  • return
  • original
  • originality
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How to use lifting in a sentence

And lifting them carefully one off the other, he took out a deal box that had stood in the lowest stratum.
CHECKMATEJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
Bruno smelled Jack, gave a short yelp and, lifting one of his paws, offered it to him.
THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
On lifting the fingers in successive order from the bottom end, we get the seven notes of the major scale.
THE RECENT REVOLUTION IN ORGAN BUILDINGGEORGE LAING MILLER
There were twelve horses on this pit before, lifting 80 tons of coal in the course of the twenty-four hours.
LIFE OF RICHARD TREVITHICK, VOLUME II (OF 2)FRANCIS TREVITHICK
I expect one will be put to work next week at Wheal Abraham, for lifting water.
LIFE OF RICHARD TREVITHICK, VOLUME II (OF 2)FRANCIS TREVITHICK
He moved toward the door, without lifting his eyes again to Jesss face.
THE GIRLS OF CENTRAL HIGH ON THE STAGEGERTRUDE W. MORRISON
The result is ten strokes per minute, 6-feet stroke, with half a bushel of coal per hour, lifting six thousand pounds weight.
LIFE OF RICHARD TREVITHICK, VOLUME II (OF 2)FRANCIS TREVITHICK
Then, lifting its head and muzzle to the sky, it opened its long jaws and gave vent to a dismal and prolonged howling.
THREE MORE JOHN SILENCE STORIESALGERNON BLACKWOOD
Five of the crew manned the winch; the mate and Jerry went to a block-tackle which was also connected with the lifting apparatus.
THE FLOATING LIGHT OF THE GOODWIN SANDSR.M. BALLANTYNE
"Potted tongue," she exclaimed, dodging round the table, and lifting various covers.
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO LIFTING

  • appropriation
  • borrowing
  • counterfeiting
  • cribbing
  • falsification
  • fraud
  • infringement
  • lifting
  • literary theft
  • piracy
  • stealing
  • theft
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.