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See definition of upheaved on Dictionary.com
  • as inelevated
  • as inheightened

synonyms for upheaved

  • raised
  • aerial
  • high
  • high-rise
  • lifted
  • tall
  • towering
  • uplifted
  • upraised
  • uprisen
  • stately

antonyms for upheaved

MOST RELEVANT
  • dwarfed
  • little
  • low
  • short
  • small
  • base
  • decreased
  • dropped
  • immoral
  • lessened
  • lowered
  • lowly
  • undignified
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    How to use upheaved in a sentence

    Several times during the last century the active crater was upheaved into a hill.
    YOUR NATIONAL PARKSENOS A. MILLS
    In strolling along the shore, I recognized the erismatolite, in the dark upheaved sandstone at this locality.
    SUMMARY NARRATIVE OF AN EXPLORATORY EXPEDITION TO THE SOURCES OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER, IN 1820HENRY ROWE SCHOOLCRAFT
    Above that, in scarps and blocks upheaved, the rocks strove to fight their heads above the white smother.
    KIMRUDYARD KIPLING
    Their live pillars upheaved a thick embowed roof, betwixt whose leaves and blossoms hardly a sunbeam filtered.
    LILITHGEORGE MACDONALD
    We crossed the upheaved plain, then the strip of white, and reached the crinkly floor of yellow salt.
    TALES OF LONELY TRAILSZANE GREY
    For now and again some part of the sea-bottom was upheaved, slowly or quickly, till it became dry land.
    YOUNG FOLKS' LIBRARY, VOLUME XI (OF 20)VARIOUS
    It was a sudden convulsion of her whole nature, that had rent and upheaved its very foundations.
    QUINTUS CLAUDIUS, VOLUME 2 OF 2ERNST ECKSTEIN
    It is obvious that the chalk must have been upheaved and converted into dry land before the timber trees could grow upon it.
    YOUNG FOLKS' LIBRARY, VOLUME XI (OF 20)VARIOUS
    To the south-east of the lake is the Monte Nuovo, a volcanic hill upheaved in 1538, with a deep extinct crater in the centre.
    ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 3, PART 1, SLICE 1VARIOUS
    What convulsion of Nature, what force could have upheaved those immense rocks, piled one upon another in such fantastic forms?
    SIAMGEORGE B. BACON
    SYNONYM OF THE DAY
    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    capacitor

    WORDS RELATED TO UPHEAVED

    • aerial
    • high
    • high-rise
    • lifted
    • raised
    • stately
    • tall
    • towering
    • upheaved
    • uplifted
    • upraised
    • uprisen
    Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.