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adjective as in elevated

adjective as in heightened


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Several times during the last century the active crater was upheaved into a hill.

In strolling along the shore, I recognized the erismatolite, in the dark upheaved sandstone at this locality.

Above that, in scarps and blocks upheaved, the rocks strove to fight their heads above the white smother.

Their live pillars upheaved a thick embowed roof, betwixt whose leaves and blossoms hardly a sunbeam filtered.

We crossed the upheaved plain, then the strip of white, and reached the crinkly floor of yellow salt.

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On this page you'll find 36 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to upheaved, such as: raised, aerial, high, high-rise, lifted, and tall.

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