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Paul first quietly flailed for cover, before publicly stating his support for lifting the embargo the next day.

On Nov. 13, after years of deliberation, an advisory panel finally recommended lifting the ban, sort of.

Her abusive husband tormented their toddler to drive Walters crazy without lifting a finger—and it tragically worked.

Palmer also went on a small weight lifting program prescribed by one doctor and a general strengthening scheme devised by another.

Crossfit combines push ups, pull-ups, olympic lifting and other exercises in a quick circuit sprint.

And lifting them carefully one off the other, he took out a deal box that had stood in the lowest stratum.

Bruno smelled Jack, gave a short yelp and, lifting one of his paws, offered it to him.

On lifting the fingers in successive order from the bottom end, we get the seven notes of the major scale.

There were twelve horses on this pit before, lifting 80 tons of coal in the course of the twenty-four hours.

I expect one will be put to work next week at Wheal Abraham, for lifting water.

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On this page you'll find 15 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to lifting, such as: falsification, infringement, piracy, appropriation, borrowing, and fraud.

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